ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58971
Last updated: 31 October 2014
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Date:15-MAR-2009
Time:1500 CDT
Type:Beechcraft 24 Sierra
Owner/operator:
Registration: N9348S
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Substantial
Location:Corn field by Bellefontaine Municipal Airport -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Urbana, Illinois
Destination airport:Ada, Ohio
Narrative:
Pilot tried to make Bellefontaine Municipal Airport after an engine failure on the single-engine aircraft. He was not able to make the runway and crash landed in a corn field instead, striking a fence. The aircraft suffered substantial damage to the landing gear and wings.

Sources:
1) FAA
2) http://www.springfieldnewssun.com/n/content/oh/story/news/local/2009/03/16/sns031609planecrash.html
3) http://www.velozia.com/?p=887


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