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Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing On Autobahn

Sat Nov 25, 2006 8:44 pm

Due to fuel shortage this plane had to make an emergency landing on a motorway near Essen in Germany.

Article is in dutch, but contains some (non graphic) photo's.

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RE: Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing On Autobahn

Sat Nov 25, 2006 8:53 pm

Now from what i make out there were 2 people on board, and they "landed" at 16:00.

Does anyone know if the people survived?

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RE: Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing On Autobah

Sat Nov 25, 2006 9:21 pm

Jepp, three people onboard, all survived - but injured. in total, 5 injured people. weired story, as I know the area very well... there are a lot better options than the autobahn!

Unfortunately the plane was from the school I made my liceneses in and I flew that Seneca three weeks ago on a private flight. To Berlin, just as these guys did...

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