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Ware Shoals man killed in weekend plane crash

...and chest injuries from the crash at around 5 p.m. Saturday.Witnesses told police they heard the single-engine Cessna 150 make a revving sound before it sputtered and went down. Neighbors said the plane's left wing hit the ground and the...
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Program helps find homes for dogs

...Monday to a warm welcome at Daniel Field airport, flown in by a high school junior with a student pilot certificate and a Cessna 150. It was 16-year-old Zach Hutcherson's first Pilots N Paws flight, with Mia sleeping in a crate for the three-hour...
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Airport cited safety concerns of banner-toting plane

...the airworthiness of the aircraft," says an FAA memorandum dated April 11.Gunn, who requested an inspection of the Cessna 150, also worried about the noise of the plane and its banner's message."He also noted there was an advisory Notice...
Service for one

...planes registered to Columbia County residents. Today, according to tax records, there are 14. Only one plane - a 1959 Cessna 150 owned by Addis T. Baxter - is registered in the Columbia County Tax Assessors Office. Mr. Baxter, who has had his...
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Across South Carolina

...Roanoke area for a high school reunion. According to the National Transportation Safety Board report, the wings from the Cessna 150 G single-engine aircraft had fallen off., a common sign "consistent with overload." That means the pilot likely...
Capitol, White House evacuated

...incident began at 11:28 a.m., when Federal Aviation Administration radar picked up the aircraft, a small two-seater Cessna 150 with high wings. The aircraft breached the security zone over Washington, prompting alerts across the city. Gainer...
Planes send pilots soaring

...down on top of a tree." Tom Whisnant is a member and true believer in the smaller planes. He completely restored a Cessna 150 inside and outside about seven months ago. As a retired mechanical engineer it wasn't too difficult of a job and besides...
Local and area briefs

...airplane crashed into a warehouse near Columbia's Owens Field, injuring two people and causing a small fire. The Cessna 150 airplane hit the vacant Boineau's Inc. Moving and Storage warehouse about noon Saturday, said Michael Byrd of the...
Local and area briefs

...Roberson is awaiting trial on burglary and other charges. Pilot uninjured in plane crash The pilot of a single-engine Cessna 150 escaped injury Tuesday when his plane crashed in rural Bamberg County, S.C., authorities said. The man, whose...
Air-scare lessons

...Federal officials are giving themselves pretty good grades for the way they handled Wednesday's air scare when an errant Cessna 150 aircraft wandered into Washington's protected air space. The intrusion triggered a red alert and forced 35,000 people...