Aircraft Safety


Firemen shoot foam on broken fuselage of Civil Air Patrol plane that fell in flames from third story minutes after hitting room.

New York CAP Plane Crashes into House

Paul Meskil | New York Daily News [Editor’s Note: This story was originally published by the Daily News on May 23, 1977. The story was written by Paul Meskil.] A Civil Air Patrol plane crashed…



Aeronca L-16

Civil Air Patrol Pilot Run Down by Own Aircraft

By AuxBeacon News Aggregator Civil Air Patrol members reported this December 1952 event as follows: Major Accident. L-16A #3=47-923, 18 December 1952. Final report not received. The same old story–pilot propped aircraft with no one…