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Last updated: 23 September 2020
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Date:xx OCT 2001
Type:Silhouette image of generic SF34 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Saab 340A
Operator:Chautauqua Airlines
Registration: N96CN
C/n / msn: 340A-096
First flight: 1987-06-03 (7 months)
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Aircraft fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kirksville Municipal Airport, MO (IRK) (   United States of America)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
The Saab 340A diverted to Kirksville Airport following propeller gear-box disintegration in flight.
The aircraft was ferried to Lansing Airport, MI (LAN) for repairs. Reportedly the wing received further damage there during refueling or defueling.
Ultimately the aircraft was scrapped there in December 2003.

Sources:
» Airliners.net forum


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photo of Saab-340A-N96CN
accident date: ??-10-2001
type: Saab 340A
registration: N96CN
 
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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