ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 144231
Last updated: 2 August 2014
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Date:05-MAR-2012
Time:14:30 CST
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-22-150 Tri-Pacer
Owner/operator:Private
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
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:KBUU
Narrative:
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:
http://fox6now.com/2012/03/05/small-plane-goes-down-near-i-43-near-mukwonago/
http://www.wisn.com/news/30612976/detail.html?treets=mil&tid=2657498776813&tml=mil_break&tmi=mil_break_1_02530103052012&ts=H
http://www.livinglakecountry.com/blogs/staffblogs/141502513.html
http://www.ntsb.gov/aviationquery/brief.aspx?ev_id=20120308X25331&key=1

http://www.airport-data.com/images/aircraft/large/046/046866.jpg (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Mar-2012 22:24 RobertMB Added
16-Mar-2012 16:19 Geno Updated [Time, Location, Source, Damage]
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