ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 10323
Last updated: 30 October 2014
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Date:21-MAR-1965
Time:23:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic M20P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mooney M20E
Owner/operator:Bob Lenihan
Registration: N7143U
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Orfordville, WI -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Chicago O'Hare
Destination airport:Minneapolis
Narrative:
Manufacturers instructions for use of power boost on early models was inadequate. Weather service at Chicago OHare forecast VFR weather between Chicago and Minneapolis, MN. at the time of departure. Snow was encountered shortly after departing O'Hare Airport.

Sources:
NTSB, Bob Lenihan


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
24-Nov-2008 11:41 Bob Lenihan Updated
15-Jun-2010 01:16 Bob Lenihan Updated [Total occupants]
15-Jun-2010 22:52 Bob Lenihan Updated [Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
20-Jul-2010 22:08 Bob Lenihan Updated [Departure airport]
08-Sep-2010 12:47 lenihan1 Updated [Nature, Departure airport]
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