A small, single-engine aircraft crashed in New York on Thursday, Jan. 19, killing each individuals on board, officers mentioned.
The Beechcraft A36 was en path to Cuyahoga County Airport in Ohio from JFK Airport when it went down round 6.15pm after the pilot reported engine hassle a few mile from the county airport from Westchester to White Plains, the Federal Aviation Administration mentioned.
Westchester Airport is roughly a 40 mile drive from JFK Airport.
The aircraft was discovered hours later within the timber close to Rye Lake, Westchester County officers mentioned.
Each passengers had been discovered lifeless contained in the wreckage. Their identities haven’t but been launched.
The aircraft’s proprietor, a enterprise proprietor from Ohio, advised CBS2 that the 2 individuals on board had been skilled pilots from the Cleveland space.
The aircraft’s proprietor additionally advised the media that he was devastated by the accident.
The FAA and the Nationwide Transportation Security Board will examine the incident.