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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236755
Last updated: 11 November 2020
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Date:07-JUN-2020
Time:04:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MU2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mitsubishi MU-2B-60 Marquise
Owner/operator:McNeely Charter Service
Registration: N44MX
C/n / msn: 1526SA
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Sioux Falls Regional Airport (FSD/KFSD), SD -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Sioux Falls Regional Airport (Jo Foss Field), SD (FSD/KFSD)
Destination airport:Huron-Howes Airport, SD (HON/KHON)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
A Mitsubishi MU-2B-60 Marquise aircraft crashed on takeoff from Sioux Falls Regional Airport, South Dakota, USA. The aircraft sustained substantial damage. The pilot was killed in the crash.
The pilot originally departed from Everett, WA, to transfer cargo to Huron, SD, but diverted to Sioux Falls, SD, landing at 01:40 LT after 4 hours 24 mins flight time, due to thunderstorms in the region. The pilot was departing to resume flight to Huron. At the time of the incident, Sioux Falls tower and radar services were closed from 22:00 to 05:00 LT.

Flightaware records indicate the aircraft was operating as McNeely Charter Service flight MDS44.

Sources:

www.keloland.com/news/local-news/officials-investigating-plane-crash-in-sioux-falls/amp/
https://eu.argusleader.com/story/news/crime/2020/06/07/man-dies-plane-crash-sioux-falls-airport-sunday-morning/3170236001/
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/MDS44
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=44MX
https://www.airliners.net/photo/Untitled/Mitsubishi-MU-2-Marquise-MU-2B-60/278335
https://www.jetphotos.com/photo/5668400


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Jun-2020 14:09 Captain Adam Added
07-Jun-2020 14:55 Captain Adam Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
07-Jun-2020 15:05 Aerossurance Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
07-Jun-2020 15:07 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Embed code, Narrative]
07-Jun-2020 16:06 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
07-Jun-2020 16:30 harro Updated [Cn, Operator, Phase, Nature]
07-Jun-2020 16:34 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]
07-Jun-2020 16:47 Geno Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Source]
07-Jun-2020 16:59 RobertMB Updated [Cn, Source]
07-Jun-2020 18:28 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Narrative]
08-Jun-2020 06:34 Anon. Updated [Source]
08-Jun-2020 06:35 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
08-Jun-2020 06:36 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
08-Jun-2020 17:07 Tc2500 Updated [Destination airport, Narrative]

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