Date & Time: Aug 19, 2017 at 1642 LT
Type of aircraft:
Piper PA-61 Aerostar (Ted Smith 601)
United States of America
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Control was lost while taking off from Donegal Springs Airpark, Pennsylvania. The twin engine aircraft (owned by Kurt Heitmeier) veered off runway and lost its right main gear while contacting soft ground. The airplane came to rest by a cornfield with its right wing bent. The pilot, sole on board, was uninjured.