Aircraft Make: PIPER
Aircraft Model: PA28
Event Type: Incident
Highest Injury: None
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
FAA Flight Standards District Office: FAA Wichita FSDO-64
City: OSAGE CITY
AIRCRAFT ON LANDING, WENT OFF THE SIDE OF THE RUNWAY, OSAGE CITY, KS
TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW)-- A Jewell County pilot was not injured after his single engine plane was blown off the runway.
According to the KHP crash log, Brenden Wirth, 38, of Mankato was attempting a landing at Osage City Municipal Airport just after 3:30 p.m., Thursday, when a strong gust of wind blew his aircraft off the runway and onto a field.
Wirth wasn't injured, authorities say he was wearing a seatbelt.