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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 2894
Last updated: 9 July 2019
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Date:23-APR-1977
Time:15:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic AC90 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Rockwell Aero Commander 690A
Owner/operator:J.D. Barter Construction Company Inc
Registration: N847
C/n / msn: 11140
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lake Michigan, off Chicago, IL -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Chicago-Merrill C Meigs Field, IL (CGX/KCGX)
Destination airport:Harrisburg, IL
Narrative:
Pilot advised of seagulls on runway. Ineffective birdremoval technique. Failed to retract flaps.

Sources:

NTSB
AVL 128


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
28-Mar-2012 11:42 harro Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport]
28-Mar-2012 11:43 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
30-Jul-2013 10:14 wf Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]

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