Date: January 19, 1979
Time: 19:22
Location: Grand Rapids, Michigan
Operator: L.J. Simmons - Air Taxi
Flight #: ?
Route: Lansing, MI - Marquette, MI
AC Type: Aerostar 601
Registration: N7437S
cn / ln: 61-0008
Aboard: 6   (passengers:5  crew:1)
Fatalities: 4   (passengers:3  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: The aircraft encountered air frame icing and wind shear and crashed while attempting to land. Pilot initiated flight in adverse weather conditions. Failed to follow approved procedures.

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