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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 4167
Last updated: 11 April 2019
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Date:25-SEP-1966
Time:18:12
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft E18S
Owner/operator:Q Airways
Registration: N3721B
C/n / msn: BA-49
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Charlevoix, MI -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Charlevoix Airport
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft had climbing difficulties on take off from Charlevoix Airport, It struck a railway embankment, went through a railway road and crashed in flames. Both pilots were seriously injured, but both passengers were killed. The Captain died on the October 14.
- Cause :
Improper operation of brakes and/or flight controls and part of the pilot-in-command who failed to abort the takeoff procedure. Inadequate supervision of flight.

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
23-Feb-2019 19:04 Captain Adam Updated [Cn, Total fatalities, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Narrative]

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