Accident Beechcraft 58P Baron N9ZZ, 27 Jan 1979
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 3523
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B58T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Beechcraft 58P Baron
Registration: N9ZZ
MSN: TJ-11
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Waukesha Airport, Waukesha, WI -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW/KMDW)
Destination airport:Waukesha County Airport, Waukesha, Wisconsin (UES/KUES)
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Written off (destroyed) January 27, 1979: crashed during second missed approach to Waukesha County Airport, Waukesha, Wisconsin (UES/KUES). Both missed approaches followed advisory of an MSAW (Minimum Safe Altitude Warning). The pilot - the sole person on board - was killed. The official NTSB report into the accident notes that "spatial disorientation" and "improper IFR operation" on the part of the pilot while at low level on final approach may have played a part in the accident


1. NTSB Identification: CHI79FA027 at
2. FAA:

Revision history:

25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
15-Jan-2017 01:56 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Nov-2022 05:54 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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