Saturday, March 12, 2022

Van's RV-6, N38155: Incident occurred March 10, 2022 in La Grande, Union County, Oregon

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Boise, Idaho

Aircraft lost engine power and made emergency landing on highway. 


Date: 10-MAR-22
Time: 22:00:00Z
Regis#: N38155
Aircraft Make: VANS
Aircraft Model: RV6
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: NONE
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: EMERGENCY DESCENT (EMG)
Operation: 91
City: La Grande
State: Oregon



Oregon State Police - 

Not something you want to see when you are driving down the freeway.
🛩 😲

Today, March 10, 2022, at around 2:00 pm, OSP responded to a report of an aircraft that had landed on I-84 at milepost 273 on the westbound side.  

Upon OSP's arrival, the two occupants, who were able to land safely after their aircraft lost power in flight, reported no injuries as well as no damage to the aircraft.  

OSP was on scene with ODOT assisting with a traffic slowdown.

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