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FAA INCIDENT DATA SYSTEM REPORT


General Information

Data Source:                   FAA INCIDENT DATA SYSTEM
   Report Number:                 19990130015429G
   Local Date:                    01/30/1999
   Local Time:                    12:55
   City:                          JAMESTOWN                          
   State:                         ND
   Airport Name:                                                            
   Airport Id:                     
   Event Type:                    INCIDENT - GENERAL AVIATION
   Mid Air Collision:             NOT A MIDAIR

Aircraft Information

Aircraft Damage:               NONE
   Phase of Flight:               NORMAL CRUISE
   Aircraft Make/Model:           PIPER PA-28R-201               
   Airframe Hours:                2376
   Operator Code:                     
   Operator:                                                              
   Owner Name:                                                  

Narrative

(-5) ON 01/30/99 AT APPROXIMATELY 12:55 CST, A PA-28R-201, N175ND, 
   OWNED BY THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTH DAKOTA AND FLOWN BY CHENG-HSIEN LIAN 
   MADE AN EMERGENCY LANDING ON A PAVED ROAD AFTER EXPERIENCING ENGINE 
   POWER FAILURE 12 MILES NW OF JAMESTOWN, ND. THE AIRCRAFT WAS ON A CROSS 
   COUNTRY FLIGHT INSTRUCTIONAL FLIGHT. THE PRIVATE PILOT AND SOLE 
   OCCUPANT REPORTED NO INJURY, NOR DID THE AIRCRAFT SUSTAIN ANY DAMAGE. 
   THE PILOT ELECTED TO TAKEOFF FROM THE ROAD AND RETURN TO GRAND FORKS, 
   ND AFTER DETERMING THAT THE ENGINE WOULD RUN WITH THE ELECTRIC FUEL 
   PUMP ON.

Detail

Primary Flight Type:           INSTRUCTION
   Secondary Flight Type:         TRAINING
   Type of Operation:             GENERAL OPERATING RULES
   Registration Number:           175ND
   Total Aboard:                  1
   Fatalities:                    0
   Injuries:                      0

   Landing Gear:                  
   Aircraft Weight Class:         UNDER 12501 LBS
   Engine Make:                   LYC   
   Engine Model:                  IO360C1C6    
   Engine Group:                  O360  
   Number of Engines:             1
   Engine Type:                   PISTON- OPPOSED

Environmental/Operations Information

Primary Flight Conditions:     VISUAL FLIGHT RULES
   Secondary Flight Conditions:   WEATHER NOT A FACTOR
   Wind Direction (deg):            
   Wind Speed (mph):                
   Visibility (mi):               
   Visibility Restrictions:       
   Light Condition:               DAY
   Flight Plan Filed:             UNKNOWN
   Approach Type:                 

Pilot-in-Command

Pilot Certificates:            PRIVATE PILOT
   Pilot Rating:                  AIRPLANE SINGLE ENGINE LAND
   Pilot Qualification:           QUALIFIED

   Flight Time (Hours)

   Total Hours:                   200
   Total in Make/Model:           150
   Total Last 90 Days:            53
   Total Last 90 Days Make/Model: