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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236967
Last updated: 15 June 2020
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Date:13-JUN-2020
Time:c. 18:00
Type:Aeronca L-3/0-58B Grasshopper
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N48540
C/n / msn: 058B-4762
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:near Schuylkill County/Joe Zerbey Airport (ZER/KZER), Pottsville, PA -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Pottsville-Schuylkill County /Joe Zerbey/ Airport, PA (KZER)
Narrative:
The aircraft experienced inflight fuel exhaustion and a subsequent forced landing to major roadway terrain while on approach to land at Schuylkill County/Joe Zerbey Airport (ZER/KZER), Pottsville, Pennsylvania. The tailwheel-equipped airplane was not damaged and the sole pilot onboard was not injured during the incident.

Sources:

https://www.skooknews.com/2020/06/update-massachusetts-man-lands-plane-on.html
FAA

https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=48540https://www.airhistory.net/photo/52828/N48540/43-1546


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Jun-2020 01:38 Geno Added
15-Jun-2020 06:07 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]
15-Jun-2020 17:06 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Nature, Source, Narrative]
15-Jun-2020 17:12 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]

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