Date & Time: Jan 15, 2013 at 1945 LT
Operator:
Registration:
N1120N
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Cargo
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Pellston - Lansing
MSN:
208-0386
YOM:
1994
Flight number:
MRA605
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
1
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
1
Circumstances:
Shortly after take off from Pellston-Emmet County Airport, while on a cargo flight to Lansing, single engine aircraft went out of control and crashed in a wooded area. As the airport was not under control at the time of the accident, the local Sheriff was aware that a plane was missing at 2245LT only. SAR found the debris 2,5 km from the airport shortly later. Pilot aged 26 was killed.