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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 144931
Last updated: 22 November 2019
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Date:10-APR-2012
Time:16:10 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172R Skyhawk
Owner/operator:Kansas State University-Salina
Registration: N820KS
C/n / msn: 17280486
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Near German Road, about one mile west of K-177, nr. Alta Vista, KS -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:KSLN
Destination airport:KSLN
Narrative:
A Kansas State University-Salina student pilot was forced to land her Cessna 172R Skyhawk in a wheat field near German Road, about one mile west of K-177, near Alta Vista, Kansas, when it ran out of fuel during a solo flight.

The student pilot escaped unhurt and the aircraft was undamaged.


Sources:

[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.wibw.com/localnews/headlines/K-State_Student_Pilot_Makes_Emergency_Landing_In_Wheat_Field_146902775.html?storySection=story]
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.salina.com/news/story/plane-crash]
https://www.faa.gov/data_research/accident_incident/preliminary_data/events01/media/06_820KS.txt

http://www.airliners.net/photos/airliners/6/1/0/0946016.jpg (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Apr-2012 02:40 gerard57 Added
11-Apr-2012 05:02 RobertMB Updated [Time, Registration, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
11-Apr-2012 07:20 RobertMB Updated [Registration, Cn, Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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