Monday, April 4, 2011
Small plane lands on Rockaway Beach
From Fox 5:
A single-engine aircraft landed safely in the Rockaway surf near Beach 56 Street.
It happened Monday at 7:05 p.m.
SkyFoxHD showed images of the plane pointed toward the land with the surf covering the wheels of the plane.
The pilot and two passengers on board were not hurt. NYPD Aviation and Harbor Units responded to the scene. The cause of the mishap is under investigation.
Police said the plane took off from Farmingdale, N.Y. on Long Island and was headed west. The destination was not immediately known.