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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 3569
Last updated: 25 November 2021
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Date:01-MAY-1972
Time:07:28
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE9L model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft A90 King Air
Owner/operator:Presto-Lite Company
Registration: N295X
MSN: LJ-244
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Racine, WI (RAC) -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAC
Narrative:
furnd mke wx,700ft ovc,2-1/2mi vsby.Arpt wx,100-200ft ovc,1/16mi vsby avbl via unicom,not used.
Crashed into Lake Michigan on approach to Racine-Horlick Airport, WI (RAC), reg canx 07.07.72.

Sources:

NTSB
AL 068


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
02-Mar-2013 06:49 wf Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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