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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 144231
Last updated: 19 October 2017
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Type:Silhouette image of generic PA22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-22-150 Tri-Pacer
Registration: N6849B
C/n / msn: 22-4148
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:A river about 400 feet off of I-43, near East Troy, WI -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:KBUU
Investigating agency: NTSB
The engine of a Piper PA-22-150 Tri-Pacer, enroute to Burlington Municipal Airport - KBUU, WI, shut down. The pilot attempting to reach East Troy Municipal Airport - 57C but it was too far away. He decided to make an emergency landing in a river near Mukwonago, about 400 feet off of I-43 and north of the Fox River. The traffic was to heavy for a safe landing on the I-43.

The pilot escaped with some cuts and bruises.

Sources: (photo)

Revision history:

05-Mar-2012 22:24 RobertMB Added
16-Mar-2012 16:19 Geno Updated [Time, Location, Source, Damage]
21-Dec-2016 19:26 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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