Preliminary Accident Reports

May 2002 Issue

February 18, Pond Creek, Okla. / Cessna 177

At 1330 central time, a Cessna 177 flew into the ground near Pond Creek, leaving the pilot with serious injuries. The flight was a pipeline patrol, cruising at about 300 agl. The pilot said he “dozed off” and woke up when the airplane struck the ground. ...

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