Crash of a Rockwell Aero Commander 500 in Springfield: 2 killed

Date & Time: Jan 21, 1981 at 0032 LT
Registration:
N222FQ
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
College Station-Springfield
MSN:
500-1795
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
2
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Captain / Total flying hours:
12033

Crash of a Beechcraft H18 in Brownsville: 1 killed

Date & Time: Nov 20, 1978 at 2000 LT
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
N204CC
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Brownsville - Springfield
MSN:
BA-733
YOM:
1965
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
1
Captain / Total flying hours:
3550
Captain / Total hours on type:
258.00
Circumstances:
Few minutes after a night takeoff from Brownsville Airport, while climbing in marginal weather conditions, the twin engine airplane went out of control and crashed in flames three miles from the airfield. The pilot, sole on board, was killed. He was en route to Springfield, Missouri, on a cargo flight.
Probable cause:
Uncontrolled descent and ground collision for undetermined reasons. The following findings were reported:
- Low ceiling,
- Fog,
- Visibility less than a mile.
Final Report:

Crash of a Beechcraft 65 Queen Air near Zamora

Date & Time: Apr 24, 1978 at 0930 LT
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
N640PH
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
MSN:
LC-58
YOM:
1961
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
2
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The twin engine airplane suffered an in-flight fire for unknown reasons. The pilot attempted an emergency landing near Zamora. The aircraft crash landed and struck a fence. All three occupants were injured, both passengers seriously.
Final Report: