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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236704
Last updated: 6 June 2020
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Date:04-JUN-2020
Time:23:20 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N68EE
C/n / msn: 18-7509087
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Wexford County Airport (CAD/KCAD), Cadillac, MI -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Cadillac Airport, MI (CAD/KCAD)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub on straight floats caught on a trailer block during a takeoff attempt from a flatbed trailer tow at Wexford County Airport (CAD/KCAD), Cadillac, Michigan.
The airplane sustained substantial damage and the two occupants onboard received minor injuries.

Sources:

https://www.9and10news.com/2020/06/04/breaking-reported-plane-crash-in-wexford-county/
https://www.cadillacnews.com/plane-crashes-in-cadillac-no-one-seriously-injured/article_cc331c60-a6c8-11ea-9805-3336c7c50772.html
https://www.asias.faa.gov/apex/f?p=100:95:::NO::P95_EVENT_LCL_DATE,P95_LOC_CITY_NAME,P95_REGIST_NBR:04-JUN-20,CADILLAC,N68EE

https://www.aopa.org/news-and-media/all-news/2014/april/24/floatplane-trailer-takeoff
https://backcountrypilot.org/forum/float-plane-trailer-take-off-15097


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Jun-2020 05:51 Geno Added
05-Jun-2020 14:39 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Nature, Source, Narrative]
05-Jun-2020 15:32 RobertMB Updated [Narrative]
06-Jun-2020 03:20 Geno Updated [Source, Narrative]
06-Jun-2020 03:32 Geno Updated [Source, Narrative]

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