Thursday, June 13, 2019

Helio H-391B Courier, N10CJ: Incident occurred June 11, 2019 near Trapper Joe Lake, Alaska

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Anchorage, Alaska

Aircraft ground looped during emergency landing.


https://registry.faa.gov/N10CJ


Date: 12-JUN-19

Time: 06:30:00Z
Regis#: N10CJ
Aircraft Make: HELIO
Aircraft Model: 391B
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91
City: TRAPPER JOE LAKE
State: ALASKA

Kenai Air Traffic Control contacted State and Wildlife Troopers at 9:18 pm on Tuesday night and informed them of an emergency landing by a private plane near Trapper Joe Lake.

At the time of the initial report, it was not known if anyone had sustained injuries in the incident. 

Wildlife Troopers along with Kenai National Wildlife Federal Law Enforcement Officers responded to the area and were able to make contact with those involved. They would find that neither the pilot, identified as 65-year-old Paul Dale, of Kenai, and the passenger aboard the craft suffered no injuries.

Dale reported that his plane suffered a mechanical issue that forced the landing 18 miles down Mystery Creek Road near the lake.

The two individuals were transported from the incident site to their vehicle in Soldotna.

Original article can be found here ➤ https://alaska-native-news.com

The Alaska State and Wildlife Troopers in Soldotna were advised by the Kenai Air Traffic Control tower of small plane making a reported emergency landing approximately 18 miles down Mystery Creek Road near Trapper Joe Lake, on Tuesday. 

Wildlife Troopers responded to the area along with Kenai National Wildlife Federal Law Enforcement Officers and were able to contact the plane occupants. 

The pilot, Paul Dale, 65, of Kenai, and his passenger reported sustaining no injuries after having to perform an emergency landing when their plane suffered mechanical issues.

Both the pilot and passenger were transported from the incident location back to their vehicle in Soldotna.

Original article can be found here ➤ https://www.radiokenai.net

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