Put In Bay Water Landing


Earlier today, a light aircraft made what appears to have been an intentional ditching in the waters off Put-In-Bay, Ohio (3W2), near the Miller Ferry Dock. As luck would have it, the Miller Ferry was in the area at the time, and assisted in recovering the four passengers. Reports indicate that they were not seriously injured, and there were no fatalities. Kudos to the pilot for this his airmanship.

Perhaps most amazing is that the rescue was captured on video. Watch it for yourself:



I think he misunderstood what “Put In Bay” means. It does not mean put the aircraft in the bay, it is the name.