Thursday, March 3, 2016

Cessna 150G, N3339J, Dylan Aviation LLC: Accident occurred March 02, 2016 in Simmesport, Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana


NTSB Identification: CEN16LA118 

14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Wednesday, March 02, 2016 in Simmesport, LA
Aircraft: CESSNA 150G, registration: N3339J
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. Any errors in this report will be corrected when the final report has been completed. NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

On March 2, 2016, about 1500 central standard time, a Cessna 150G airplane, N3339J, was substantially damaged during a forced landing to a field near Simmesport, Louisiana. The student pilot was not injured. The instructional flight was conducted under the provisions of 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 91. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed and no Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) flight plan had been filed for the flight. The cross country flight departed Alexandria International Airport (AEX), Alexandria, Louisiana, about 1400.

According to the student pilot, while in cruise flight at 4,500 feet mean sea level the engine lost power and deposited engine oil all over the front windscreen. During the forced landing to a plowed field the airplane nosed over resulting in substantial damage to the fuselage.

FAA Flight Standards District Office: FAA Baton Rouge FSDO-03

AVOYELLES PARISH (KALB) - A teen pilot escaped injury Wednesday afternoon when the plane he was flying crash landed in a field near Simmesport.

The crash happened just before 3:30 p.m. on Old LA Hwy. 1 near Hamburg. 

According to the Avoyelles Parish sheriff's office, the 19 year old pilot said the engine stalled at about 4-thousand feet. 

The plane landed upside down in the field.

No word yet on whether the FAA has been contacted about the crash.

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