Date & Time: Dec 17, 1970 at 1930 LT
Type of aircraft:
Rockwell Grand Commander 680
Cincinnati – Liberal
United States of America
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
En route from Cincinnati to Liberal, the twin engine airplane went out of control, entered a dive and crashed in an open field located in the region of Henryville. The pilot, sole on board, was killed.
Loss of control in flight for undetermined reason. Investigations reported an overload failure and a separation in flight of the elevator assembly (attachments) for unknown reason. The flight phase when the airframe failure occurred remains unknown.