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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 223195
Last updated: 9 April 2021
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Date:19-DEC-1976
Time:17:05
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-140
Owner/operator:HARFORD COUNTY INVESTORS CORP
Registration: N6276J
C/n / msn: 28-765238
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Baltimore,Md -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed into the Baltimore Memorial Stadium 10 minutes after a Steelers and Colts game.Tried to land on the pitch but stalled and ended up on the stands.
The pilot,Donald N Kroner,had been arrested the prior week on a warrant for reckless flying, littering, and making a bomb threat against Bill Pellington, a former linebacker for the Colts, at his restaurant. Rolls of toilet paper and a bottle were dropped on Pellington's restaurant the week before, Kroner was later released on $2,100 bail,he had also been grounded for psychiatric reasons.

Sources:

https://ghostsofbaltimore.org/2013/11/11/plane-crashes-into-memorial-stadium/

Media:

economie ,  luchtvaart ,  vliegtuigen

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Mar-2019 18:53 Cobar Added
18-Mar-2019 18:59 Cobar Updated [Narrative]

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