BABYLON, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A small plane made an emergency landing on Route 231 in Babylon on Thursday.
The plane made a hard landing around 12:50 p.m. not far from MacArthur Airport with one person on board, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.
“I was training for the air show that’s going to be in about two and a half weeks. The vibration developed within the engine, vibration slowly got worse. I called a mayday and then the engine completely quit,” pilot David Windmiller told WCBS 880’s Sophia Hall.