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Stinson 108-2, Stinson Adventure Inc., N8068K: Incident occurred May 06, 2016 at Clermont County Airport (I69), Batavia, Ohio

STINSON ADVENTURE INC: http://registry.faa.gov/N8068K

Date: 06-MAY-16
Time: 23:40:00Z
Regis#: N8068K
Aircraft Make: STINSON
Aircraft Model: 108
Event Type: Incident
Highest Injury: None
Damage: Unknown
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
FAA Flight Standards District Office:   FAA Cincinnati FSDO-05
City: BATAVIA
State: Ohio

AIRCRAFT ON LANDING WENT OFF THE RUNWAY AND FLIPPED OVER, CLERMONT COUNTY AIRPORT, BATAVIA, OH.



BATAVIA TOWNSHIP, Ohio —A strong crosswind caused a pilot to lose control of a small aircraft on a Clermont County runway, causing the plane to flip, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol.

The incident happened around 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Clermont County Airport in Batavia Township.

Officials said the pilot lost control of a 1947 Stinson 108-2 aircraft, traveled off the right side of the runway and struck a taxiway light. The plane came to rest on its top.

The pilot was the only occupant of the plane. Officials said he was not injured.

Original article can be found here:   http://www.wlwt.com

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