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Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Sauk County

A small plane made an emergency landing on U.S. Highway 12 in Sauk County, Wisconsin, on December 28th.

The pilot, Stephan Arnold, 69, of Madison, was forced to land on the highway after the plane lost power.

The pilot and his only passenger remained unharmed.

The plane was flying from Sauk-Prairie Airport in Prairie Du Sac, Wisconsin, at the time.

Small Plane Crashes Near Franklin Airport, VA

A small plane crashed near Franklin Municipal–John Beverly Rose Airport in Virginia, on December 10th.

The plane had just taken off from the airport when the pilot reported engine issues and decided to return.

However, the aircraft could not make it back to the airport and went down around 100 yards off Route 258.

There were two people aboard at the time, including the pilot Linda Mathias, 75, and passenger Paul L. Ruehrmund, 69. Both of them sustained minor injuries in the incident and were taken to Southampton Memorial Hospital.

Small Plane Crashed at Eureka Municipal Airport

A small plane crashed at the Eureka Municipal Airport in Greenwood County, Kansas, on November 4th.

The plane was attempting to the land at the airport when it crash-landed and came to stop on its top.

There were two people aboard at the time, including the pilot George Douglas, 69, and his passenger Lawrence Stapleton, 55. Authorities said Douglas remained uninjured, however, Stapleton sustained minor injuries.

1 Dead, 1 Injured after Small Plane Crashes in Texas

A small plane crashed near FM 2004 and FM Road 646 in Hitchcock, Texas, on October 4th.

Authorities believe the plane crashed after it took off from Pearland Regional Airport.

There were two people aboard at the time; one of them was killed while the other one was injured.

The deceased was identified as 69-year-old Brian Arnott.

First Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Montreal

First AirFirst Air flight 7F-866 had to return and make an emergency landing in Montreal, Canada, on September 19th.

The Boeing 737-400 plane took off for Kuujjuaq, Canada, but had to turn back after a strong odor was noticed in the cabin and cockpit.

The plane landed safely. All 69 people aboard remained unhurt.

Two Killed as Small Plane Crashes in Santa Rosa

A small plane crashed into a soggy field near Charles M. Schulz-Sonoma County Airport in Santa Rosa, California, on January 28.

Authorities said the plane, flying from Palm Springs to Santa Rosa, went down near the end of Wood Ranch Road.

Both occupants of the plane, including the pilot, Donald MacKenzie, 69, and his passenger, Marsha Gastwirth, 68, were killed in the crash.

The cause of crash is being investigated.

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