EL CAJON -- A pilot escaped injury Friday when a light plane flipped over during a rough landing at Gillespie Field.
The crash at the general-aviation airport in western El Cajon happened shortly after 1 p.m., according to Heartland Fire & Rescue.
The aircraft came to rest upside down, a dispatcher said. It was not immediately clear why the pilot lost control of the plane.
The plane is a single-engine Beechcraft and is registered to Planes of Fame Air Museum in Chino, California, according to FAA record
The museum's website states the plane was featured in several Hollywood movies such as Pearl Harbor and The Kid.