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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 226947
Last updated: 9 July 2019
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Date:08-JUL-2019
Time:c. 16:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic VEZE model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Rutan VariEze
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N112EZ
C/n / msn: 43
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Kane County, NW of Kaneville, IL -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Waukegan
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft, an experimental Knight-Wilcox built Varieze, force landed to major roadway terrain and struck a motor vehicle northwest of Kaneville, northwest of Aurora Municipal airport (KARR) in Aurora. The canard equipped airplane sustained substantial damage and the sole pilot on board received minor injures. The truck driver was not injured and his vehicle sustained minor damage.

Sources:

https://www.dailyherald.com/news/20190708/small-plane-crashes-on-i-88-in-kane-county
https://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/aurora-beacon-news/ct-abn-kane-plane-88-landing-st-0709-20190708-jrf55v5cvrbf3jq2ur5aufnffi-story.html
https://patch.com/illinois/stcharles-il/small-plane-crash-reagan-memorial-tollway-blocks-traffic
https://www.google.com/maps/place/1109+Watson+Rd,+Maple+Park,+IL+60151/@41.8603042,-88.5630074,16z/data=!3m1!1e3!4m2!3m1!1s0x880ed92e9c715c3b:0x6a316fbfbcee1ddc?hl=en-us&gl=us
https://flightaware.com/resources/registration/N112EZ

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rutan_VariEze


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Jul-2019 23:12 Geno Added
08-Jul-2019 23:19 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
09-Jul-2019 00:08 Captain Adam Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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