Airplane and Pilot Missing from Aberdeen

Authorities are continuing to search for a missing airplane and its pilot that disappeared between South Dakota and North Dakota.

The blue and white single-engine Cessna went missing Thursday between Aberdeen, South Dakota, and Oakes, North Dakota. The plane never arrived at its destination in Oakes.

Brown County Emergency Management Director Scott Meints says that severe weather has made it difficult for searchers and prevented aerial searching however, ground crews continue to search.

The Plane is a 1979 Cessna.  The Brown County Sheriff is asking anyone with information to contact them at (605) 626-7911.