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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 26007
Last updated: 7 October 2019
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Date:23-FEB-1968
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft C-45H Expeditor
Owner/operator:Executive Airlines
Registration: N9943Z
C/n / msn: AF-208
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Chicago-O'Hare Illinois -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Chicago-O'hare
Narrative:
While properly aligned on the glide, the pilot lost control of the airplane that crashed few miles short of runway threshold. The pilot was injured and the aircraft was destroyed.
- Cause :
"Loss of control caused by vortex from a preceding aircraft landing at the same airport. The pilot did not allow adequate separation behind landing jet aircraft."

Sources:

BAAA


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
12-Feb-2019 18:10 Captain Adam Updated [Cn, Location, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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