ASN logo
Last updated: 7 December 2021
Datum:Mittwoch 4 Juli 2018
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic C208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 208B Grand Caravan
Fluggesellschaft:Air Choice One
Kennzeichen: N208EE
Werknummer: 208B1213
Baujahr: 2006
Triebwerk: 1 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-114A
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 1
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 1
Sachschaden: schwer beschädigt
Konsequenzen: Repaired
Unfallort:Chicago-O'Hare International Airport, IL (ORD) (   USA)
Flugphase: Stehendes (STD)
Betriebsart:Inländischer außerplanmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Ironwood-Gogebic County Airport, MI (IWD/KIWD), USA
Flug nach:Chicago-O'Hare International Airport, IL (ORD/KORD), USA
The aircraft's left wing was struck by a ground service truck while is was parked on the apron.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE: "The service truck driver's evasive maneuver to avoid a bag cart tug, which resulted in the truck
impacting a parked airplane."

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 261 days (9 months)
Accident number: GAA18CA409
Download report: Final report



Add your photo of this accident or aircraft

This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Ironwood-Gogebic County Airport, MI to Chicago-O'Hare International Airport, IL as the crow flies is 532 km (333 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
languages: languages