2 Die in Wisconsin Plane Crash into Lake Winnebago

July 27th, 2011 | Other accidents

July 27, 2011 A 47-year-old man from Makanda, Illinois, and 36-year-old woman from Kimberly, Wisconsin, died Monday, July 26, when their plane crashed into Lake Winnebago. The male was piloting the 1940 Piper Club, which was returning from the Experimental Aircraft Association’s AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. The plane was registered to Wilmington, Delaware’s Tri Star… Read More

Pilot Ejects from Fighter Jet Prior to Wisconsin Crash

June 8th, 2011 | Other accidents

June 8, 2011 A Wisconsin National Guard airplane crashed into an empty house in the Township of New Chester yesterday but its pilot managed to safely eject from the plane just prior to the crash. The pilot, who is a member of the Madison-based 115th Fighter Wing of the Wisconsin Air National Guard, ejected from… Read More

Man sustains life-threatening injuries after Wisconsin plane crash

May 2nd, 2011 | Aviation accident

May 2, 2011 A Wisconsin plane crash left a man with life-threatening injuries, according to greenbaypressgazette.com. The man was an experienced pilot, but witnesses say he was flying the aircraft for the first time before the Wisconsin plane crash occurred. The experimental aircraft lost power and the plane crashed in a field east of Carter Airport in… Read More