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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 4342
Last updated: 18 October 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic BE50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft H50 Twin Bonanza
Owner/operator:Mainline Aviation
Registration: N538B
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Munster, IN -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Joliet Regional Airport, IL (JOT/KJOT)
Destination airport:Akron-Canton Airport, OH (CAK/KCAK)
Aircraft stalled during emergency single/engine approach to Chicago-Hammond Airport. Came to rest in shallow pond on a golf course.

Golfer Tony Lema was killed in the accident along with his wife and two others.



Revision history:

25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
15-Dec-2017 20:01 harro Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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