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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 230991
Last updated: 28 June 2021
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Time:c. 12:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic PC12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Pilatus PC-12/47E
Owner/operator:Conrad & Bischoff Inc
Registration: N56KJ
MSN: 1431
Fatalities:Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 12
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Chamberlain Municipal Airport (9V9), Brule County, SD -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Chamberlain Municipal Airport, SD (K9V9)
Destination airport:Idaho Falls Regional Airport, ID (IDA/KIDA)
A Pilatus PC-12/47E, registered N56KJ, was destroyed when it impacted cornfield terrain during a weather related crash shortly after takeoff from Chamberlain Municipal Airoprt (K9V9), about 30 miles west of Chamberlain, Brule County, South Dakota.
The pilot and eight passengers from the eleven onboard sustained fatal injures. The surviving three passengers are in stable condition.

The passengers ranged in age from 7 to 81. The three survivors were three men ages 28, 27 and 17.

Weather at Chamberlain Municipal Airport about the accident time (1830Z):
K9V9 301855Z AUTO 01007KT 1/2SM SN OVC005 01/01 A2929 RMK AO2 P0001 T00080008
K9V9 301835Z AUTO 02006KT 1/2SM SN OVC005 01/01 A2930 RMK AO2 T00080008
K9V9 301815Z AUTO 02007KT 3/4SM -SN OVC005 01/01 A2930 RMK AO2 T00080008

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Chamberlain, South Dakota, December 2, 2019

Revision history:

30-Nov-2019 21:22 Captain Adam Added
01-Dec-2019 00:14 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source]
01-Dec-2019 00:28 Geno Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Dec-2019 07:34 RobertMB Updated [Time, Registration, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
01-Dec-2019 07:44 harro Updated [Narrative]
01-Dec-2019 09:41 TB Updated [Location, Source]
01-Dec-2019 15:06 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code]
01-Dec-2019 22:18 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
03-Dec-2019 18:09 wjlong Updated [Location, Source, Photo]
03-Dec-2019 21:05 Captain Adam Updated [Location, Embed code, Narrative]
16-Jan-2020 23:39 wf Updated [Narrative]

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