Preliminary Accident Reports

July 1999 Issue

Apr. 22, Vancouver, Wash. / Piper J-3 Cub and Cessna 150E

At about 11:30 PDT, a Piper J-3 Cub collided with a Cessna 150E while being taxied in from landing at Evergreen Airpark. Both aircraft were substantially damaged, but neither pilot was injured. The J-3 pilot said he was taxiing toward the approach end of the runway in order to proceed to parking when he taxied into the Cessna, which was doing an engine run-up in preparation for departure. He said he had not seen the aircraft and didnít know it was in the area until the two aircraft made contact....

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