RamblinMan
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Small Plane Down In Iowa

Sun Dec 02, 2012 7:04 am

http://www.lemarssentinel.com/story/1918787.html

A friend from another internet forum I use just lost his father. Pilot reportedly survived. Anybody with any idea what happened?
 
rfields5421
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RE: Small Plane Down In Iowa

Sun Dec 02, 2012 1:27 pm

This is all I can find

http://www.kcci.com/news/central-iow...80/17624810/-/d1vwv3z/-/index.html

Looking at Hwy 31 on Google Earth, There appears to be a small 2,000 ft grass runway parallel to the highway a bit south of Correctionville.

[Edited 2012-12-02 05:42:23]
 
njxc500
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RE: Small Plane Down In Iowa

Sun Dec 02, 2012 4:13 pm

RIP to the deceased and condolences to the families.

The weather in our area last night got foggy very quickly. The weather nearby at the time is below, approx 0200.

According to WOWT news, there was dense fog in the area at the time of the crash. It was also reported that an ambulance collided with another emergency vehicle during the response.


KSUX 020257Z 00000KT 1 1/4SM R31/1000VP6000FT BR SCT003 01/01 A2983 RMK AO2
KSUX 020252Z 00000KT 5SM BR SCT003 02/02 A2983 RMK AO2 SLP109 T00220017 53012
KSUX 020236Z 00000KT 5SM BR FEW003 02/01 A2983 RMK AO2
KSUX 020227Z AUTO 00000KT 1 1/2SM R31/1800VP6000FT BR CLR 03/01 A2983 RMK AO2 TSNO
KSUX 020152Z AUTO 05003KT 6SM BR CLR 04/03 A2982 RMK AO2 SLP103 T00390028 TSNO
KSUX 020052Z 12003KT 7SM CLR 04/03 A2981 RMK AO2 SLP101 T00440028

KCKP 020255Z AUTO 00000KT 1/4SM FG OVC001 06/04 A2983 RMK AO2 T00560035
KCKP 020235Z AUTO 00000KT M1/4SM FG OVC001 05/03 A2983 RMK AO2 T00490028
KCKP 020215Z AUTO 00000KT M1/4SM FG OVC001 05/03 A2983 RMK AO2 T00530031
KCKP 020155Z AUTO 00000KT 1/4SM FG OVC001 06/04 A2982 RMK AO2 T00570035
KCKP 020135Z AUTO 00000KT M1/4SM FG OVC001 05/03 A2982 RMK AO2 T00540032
KCKP 020115Z AUTO 00000KT 1/4SM FG VV002 06/04 A2981 RMK AO2 T00630041
KCKP 020055Z AUTO 00000KT 1/4SM FG VV002 07/04 A2981 RMK AO2 T00650042

KDNS 020355Z AUTO 00000KT M1/4SM FG OVC004 08/08 A2984 RMK AO2
KDNS 020335Z AUTO 00000KT 1 3/4SM BR FEW004 BKN013 BKN017 10/10 A2983 RMK AO2
KDNS 020315Z AUTO 22003KT 2 1/2SM BR OVC013 11/10 A2982 RMK AO2
KDNS 020255Z AUTO 00000KT 2 1/2SM BR OVC012 10/10 A2982 RMK AO2
KDNS 020235Z AUTO 00000KT 3SM BR OVC010 10/10 A2982 RMK AO2
KDNS 020215Z AUTO 00000KT 3SM BR OVC011 11/10 A2982 RMK AO2