Date & Time: Aug 6, 1976 at 1525 LT
Type of aircraft:
North American B-25 Mitchell
Chicago - Chicago
United States of America
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Shortly after takeoff at Midway Airport, while in initial climb, the airplane lost speed, stalled, struck three houses and crashed in flames 0,75 miles west of the airport. Both pilots were killed as well as one people on the ground.
The left engine failed and caught fire shortly after takeoff for undetermined reasons.