Thursday, February 11, 2016

Cessna 182Q Skylane, N182SD: Accident occurred February 11, 2016 near Parker County Airport (KWEA), Weatherford, Texas

http://registry.faa.govN182SD

NTSB Identification: GAA16CA130
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Thursday, February 11, 2016 in Weatherford, TX
Aircraft: CESSNA 182Q, registration: N182SD

NTSB investigators will use data provided by various entities, including, but not limited to, the Federal Aviation Administration and/or the operator, and will not travel in support of this investigation to prepare this aircraft accident report.




WILLOW PARK – No one was hurt when a plane, attempting land at the Parker County Airport, overturned Thursday afternoon on the south frontage road to Interstate Highway 20 in Willow Park.

A 66-year-old Weatherford man was landing the aircraft, a Cessna 182 Skylane, when it overturned around 3 p.m., said Trooper Ricky Hunter, Texas Department of Public Safety spokesman.

The man, whose name was not released, was not hurt, Hunter said in a release. He was the only person in the four-seater plane.

DPS troopers investigated the downed aircraft, the release states.

According to the release, the plane was traveling from south to north, attempting to land at the airport. The aircraft skidded off the runway and overturned in the grassy median off the south frontage road.

Source:  http://www.mineralwellsindex.com





PARKER COUNTY (CBSDFW.COM) – A Cessna 182Q Skylane crashed just north of the runway at Parker County Airport Thursday around 3:00 p.m. on Highway 180E about 30 miles west of Fort Worth.

The DPS says the pilot was not hurt.  He  was the only one on board.

Story, images and video:  http://dfw.cbslocal.com


A pilot whose plane left the runway and overturned shortly before 3 p.m. Thursday at the Parker County Airport was reported uninjured in the crash.

The pilot was attempting to land a Cessna 182 Skylane, traveling from south to north, when the airplane skidded off the north end of the runway and overturned on the grassy hill south of the Interstate 20 frontage road, Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper Ricky Hunter said.

The small aircraft came to rest upside down.  DPS did not release the name of the pilot though he was identified as a 66-year-old Weatherford man.  The Cessna was registered to William Sunkel of Weatherford, according to FAA records. 

The pilot was the sole occupant of the four-seat aircraft, Hunter said.  The frontage road was shut down and traffic diverted as DPS, firefighters and police worked the crash.   A trooper told the Democrat that fuel was leaking from the plane. 

Source:  http://www.weatherforddemocrat.com



PARKER COUNTY -- The pilot of a small plane walked away uninjured Thursday after the plane skidded off the runway of the Parker County Airport and overturned, the Texas Department of Public Safety reported.

The plane stopped in a grassy median on the south frontage road of Interstate 20 in Willow Park north of the runway, DPS Trooper Richard Hunter wrote in an email.

The pilot, identified as a 66-year-old Weatherford man, was trying to land at the airport about 3 p.m. He was the only occupant of the four-seat Cessna 182 Skylane, Hunter said.

Source: http://www.star-telegram.com



Officials say the pilot of a small plane was not injured when the aircraft traveled off the end of a runway and flipped upside-down Thursday in Parker County.

The single-engine Cessna 182 Skylane was attempting to land at the Parker County Airport at about 3 p.m. when it skidded and overturned in the grassy median off the south Interstate 20 Frontage Road, east of Weatherford, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.

The 66-year-old pilot, a Weatherford resident, was the only occupant in the plane and was not injured, DPS troopers said.

Source:  http://www.nbcdfw.com




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