Butler County Times Gazette
  • Plane lands in field north of El Dorado airport

  • A small plane landed in a field north of the El Dorado Municipal Airport this morning.
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  • A small plane landed in a field north of the El Dorado Municipal Airport this morning.
    According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, the accident occurred at 10:45 a.m. near SE 30th Street.
    The pilot, Kent Stanley Lund, 54, of Derby, was doing touch and goes at the El Dorado airport and upon take off from the airport the plane, a 1966 Cessna, lost power in one engine and the pilot landed in a field north of the airport.
    Neither Lund, nor the passenger, Raymond Curtis Guderjahn, 48, of Wichita, were injured.

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