ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 146474
Last updated: 19 January 2017
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Narrative:Two aircaft became victims when they were blown over by a heavy storm and ended upside down at Wilkes-Barre Wyoming Valley Airport - WBW/KWBW, Forty Fort, Pennsylvania.
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|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Airplane damage:|| Minor|
|Location:||Wilkes-Barre Wyoming Valley Airport - WBW/KWBW, Forty Fort, PA -
United States of America
A Cessna 150 received minor damage and a Piper PA-25-235 Pawnee C, N8784L, was substantial damaged.
The heavy weather also damaged tents and a bandshell at the 125th Anniversary Celebration in Forty Fort and downed tree branches and power lines across Luzerne County. A cold front and severe thunderstorms rumbled through the Wyoming Valley on Friday, sending down rain, hail and heavy winds before giving way to calmer skies.
Luckily nobody was hurt.