THIS IS THE NEWS WE NEVER WANT TO HEAR
Many of you by
now may have seen on television or in the newspaper on July 11, that a Euro
School flight instructor plane with a instructor and student crashed into the
woods at the Ormond Beach Airport on Sunday morning, July 10.
PLANE CRASH NEAR OUR HOMES
7-11-11 BREAKING NEWS, EURO SCHOOL PLANE CRASHES AT ORMOND BEACH AIRPORT.
Below is a email I sent out to people on my regular list,
plus a few more
I am not sure how all of you feel, but it was only a matter of time until one of
these airplanes crashed again and it did. Fortunately it was not into one of our
homes, but it could easily have happened that way.
This is the same company (different name) that one of their planes did an
emergency landing on I-95 about a year ago and escaped being investigated by the
FAA that day because no one apparently reported it at that time.
I have to say it, that there is one less airplane flying over my house today and
I feel better about it. Once I find out the N number of the airplane that
crashed I can probably find several videos and photos of it flying over my
A Aviation Advisory board meeting is scheduled for Monday night, July 11, 7:00
pm at the Training room at City Hall.
Here is the Daytona News Journal Link for the article in the online newspaper
Here is the WFTV Channel 9 Orlando article with a video showing the airplane.
The tv station tried to get the flight school’s FAA records but was told it
would not be available until Monday, July 11.
Orlando Sentinel article
Fox 35 news article and video
WESH article and video
Daytona Sun article
Channel 13 online article
This article says it happened on runway 26 , shown below