Fatal plane crash recovery (2011-07-25)

Fatal plane crash recovery (2011-07-25) (Google Maps)
No Thumbnail
On July 25, 2011, a pilot and his passenger died in a plane crash in Lake Winnebago after he lost control of his Piper Cub when performing a "hammerhead" maneuver. They were in the area attending the Oshkosh EAA fly-in.

A small barge already in the area was used to lift the aircraft from the water soon after the crash.
1,093 views
Views by date
10.0 (2 votes)
Rate as 1Rate as 2Rate as 3Rate as 4Rate as 5Rate as 6Rate as 7Rate as 8Rate as 9Rate as 10

Comments

Policies

Please log in if you don't want to post anonymously (anonymous users cannot post links).

Note: VirtualGlobetrotting is an entertainment website is and is not associated with this post, location or person.

Please enable images and enter code to post
Reload

Around the World Mailing List

Pics: 1
July 25, 2011 - two people died in a plane crash.  The aircraft is seen here being recovered from Lake Winnebago.  Google Earth's satellite photo captured this exact scene.  Photo by Patrick Flood.
Share:

Comments

Policies

Please log in if you don't want to post anonymously (anonymous users cannot post links).

Note: VirtualGlobetrotting is an entertainment website is and is not associated with this post, location or person.

Please enable images and enter code to post
Reload
milwhcky picture
@ 2011-09-09 13:43:01
The photo in the more info link was taken at about the exact same time as the Google sat photo.