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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 4304
Last updated: 8 November 2019
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Date:10-DEC-1967
Time:15:25
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft H18
Owner/operator:Otis Redding Enterprises Inc.
Registration: N390R
C/n / msn: BA-623
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Lake Monona, Madison, WI -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Cleveland Municipal Airport, OH (CLE/KCLE)
Destination airport:Madison-Truax Field, WI (MSN/KMSN)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Aircraft crashed in lake 3 miles from the runway at Madison-Truax Field, Wisconsin. The left engine and propeller were not recovered.
Killed in the accident were soul singer Otis Redding, his manager, the pilot, and four members of his backup band, The Bar-Kays.
The cause of the accident was not determined.

Sources:

NTSB
https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=15906&key=0


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
25-Mar-2008 11:51 harro Updated
16-Jul-2010 11:50 lbmanning Updated [Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
05-Jun-2018 18:42 harro Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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