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Last updated: 5 December 2021
Fecha:miércoles 4 julio 2018
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic C208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 208B Grand Caravan
Operador:Air Choice One
Registración: N208EE
Numéro de série: 208B1213
Año de Construcción: 2006
Horas Totales de la Célula:6800
Motores: 1 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-114A
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 1
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 1
Daños en la Aeronave: Considerable
Consecuencias: Repaired
Ubicación:Chicago-O'Hare International Airport, IL (ORD) (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: En Espera (STD)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico No Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Ironwood-Gogebic County Airport, MI (IWD/KIWD), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Chicago-O'Hare International Airport, IL (ORD/KORD), Estados Unidos de América
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



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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.
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