Small plane makes emergency landing

By Conor Mooney

Small plane makes emergency landing

October 30, 2013 Updated Oct 30, 2013 at 7:19 PM EDT

Town Chenango, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A small plane made an emergency landing in the Town of Chenango.

Troopers responded Tuesday to an open field adjacent to Mix Road.

They say John Sherman, 62, of Lisle was flying his single engine experimental Cub from Chenango Bridge to Georgetown, New York when the plane's engine started to fail.

He landed safely in the field without injuring himself.

The plane's propeller was damaged.

Crews contacted the Federal Aviation Administration.

Sherman towed the aircraft away.