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Pilot Survives Small Plane Crash in New Mexico after Engine Glitch

Monday, October 31, 2016
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed in a farmland in Bloomfield, New Mexico, on the morning of October 28th. The Cirrus SR22 encountered engine malfunction mid-air and crashed shortly afterward. The pilot, who was the only person onboard, rescued himself through a parachute and escaped without injuries. The crash remains under investigation. Download article as PDF »

Pilot Survives Small Plane Crash in Georgia

Wednesday, August 24, 2016
By George Hatcher

A small Cirrus SR20 crash landed at Malcolm McKinnon Airport, St. Simons Island, Georgia, on August 22nd. The pilot onboard came out of the aircraft unharmed. The cause of the crash landing has not been reported. Download article as PDF »

Small Plane Crash-Lands in Hauppauge

Tuesday, March 8, 2016
By George Hatcher

A Cirrus SR22 plane crash-landed in an industrial park in Hauppauge, New York, on March 5th. The plane was en-route to Republic Airport, Farmingdale, when it developed some engine issues. Authorities said the parachute attached to the plane deployed before it went down in a grassy area, just 8 miles east of Republic Airport.... »

Four Killed as Small Plane Crashes near Navasota Municipal Airport

Monday, February 29, 2016
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Navasota Municipal Airport, Texas, on February 28th. Authorities said the wreckage of the single-engine Cirrus SR-20 plane was found in a wooded area southeast of the airport. All four people aboard the plane, including two adults and two children, were killed in the crash. The plane was flying from... »

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing in North Carolina Field

Sunday, November 15, 2015
By George Hatcher

A small plane made an emergency landing in a field near Dog Creek Road off Highway 221 in Ashe County, North Carolina, on November 13. The single-engine Cirrus SR22 plane, carrying 2 people, was en-route from DeKalb-Peachtree Airport, Georgia, to Lancaster, when it lost power, forcing the pilot to land in a field. The... »

Two Killed as Small Plane Crashes near Colorado Springs Airport

Friday, November 13, 2015
By George Hatcher

A small plane crashed near Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs, Colorado, on November 9. The Cirrus SR22 single-engine, low-wing plane had just taken off from the Colorado Springs Airport when it lost power and went down. There were two people aboard at the time; both of them were killed in the crash.... »

Midair Collision in Frederick County; 3 Killed, 2 Injured

Saturday, October 25, 2014
By George Hatcher
Midair Collision in Frederick County; 3 Killed, 2 Injured

A 2006 Cirrus SR22 fixed-wing aircraft collided midair with a helicopter in Frederick County, Maryland, at around 3:40 p.m. on October 23. The accident happened close to a runway at Frederick Municipal Airport, near the intersection of Monocacy and Patrick streets. The helicopter was on a training exercise at the time, while the plane... »

Small Plane Lands in Emergency in a Davidson County Field

Friday, October 24, 2014
By George Hatcher
Small Plane Lands in Emergency in a Davidson County Field

A small Cirrus SR22 plane made an emergency landing in a field near Jerusalem and Hunter Creek roads in Davidson County, North Carolina, at around 6:25 a.m. on October 22. The plane was on its way from Monroe to Greensboro when it started facing engine problems near High Rock Lake. According to the troopers,... »

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Benton County

Tuesday, September 9, 2014
By George Hatcher

A 4-seater, Cirrus plane made an emergency landing on 15th Avenue NE in Langola Township, Benton County, Minnesota, near Rice, at about 1:45 p.m. on September 7. The incident happened when the plane was en route from the Mankato area to Breezy Point. According to the Benton County Sheriff’s Office, the single-engine plane, which... »

Throttle-Control Issue Prompts Small Plane to Make Emergency Landing

Thursday, June 26, 2014
By George Hatcher
Throttle-Control Issue Prompts Small Plane to Make Emergency Landing

A single engine Cirrus plane carrying 2 people, made an emergency landing at Santa Barbara Airport, California, at about 12:15 p.m. on June 24. According to Santa Barbara Fire Captain Gary Pitney, the accident happened after the plane developed a throttle-control problem while preparing to land at the airport. The pilot then had to... »

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