PEMBROKE PINES (CBSMiami) – The FAA is investigating a hard landing at North Perry Airport in Pembroke Pines.
A single-engine Sting S4 landed in a field at the end of Runway 28 around 11:00 a.m. Friday, according to the FAA. Only the pilot was aboard.READ MORE: Celtics torch Heat early, even series with 102-82 blowout
A Broward Airports spokesperson said the pilot had a problem during takeoff, which caused him to run off the runway and land in the grass.
He was not hurt.READ MORE: Miami Beach’s Deauville Hotel, made famous by the Beatles, poised for a comeback
This is the fifth incident at North Perry Airport in recent months.
On Nov. 21, a small plane with two people aboard ran off the runway after landing. The two people on the Piper PA-34, were not hurt.
Two days later, on Nov. 23, a pilot was killed after his single-engine plane crashed while trying to land at the small airport. The pilot reported engine trouble shortly after takeoff and attempted to land while approaching a runway.
A week later on Dec. 2, a small Piper plane crashed and flipped over at the airport. The two people on board were not injured.MORE NEWS: Property insurance changes aimed at stabilizing market
On Dec. 18, another four people survived a small plane crash near the airport.