Military - U.S. Air Force

Military - U.S. Air Force Thursday February 6, 1992
The crew were doing touch-and-goes. Operating as the Kentucky National Guard, while taking off, the aircraft struck a motel and then crashed into JoJo's restaurant and the Drury's Inn Motel, exploding into flames. Eleven persons on the ground were killed. Failure of the pilots to maintain sufficient air speed during a simulated engine failure due to distractions with ATC instructions and routine check list duties resulting in a stall.

Crash Details

DateThursday February 6, 1992
LocationEvansville, Indiana
Passengers0
Crew5
Fatalities5
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeLockheed C-130B
OperatorMilitary - U.S. Air Force
Registration58-0732
Flight Origin
Flight Destination
Evansville, Indiana
Military - U.S. Air Force
Lockheed C-130B
1992