The National Transportation Safety Board has completed their preliminary investigation into last month's plane crash at Wichita's Mid-Continent Airport.
The report included a number of witness accounts, including one who stated the plane’s landing gear was down shortly before impact. Another witness said the plane was only 150 feet above ground when a “left turn was initiated.”
All four victims' bodies have been recovered from the crash site.
Update at 11:10am on 11/01/14
AP has reported that authorities have removed the bodies of three victims from the Wichita flight training facility damaged in Thursday's small plane crash, as well as the cockpit voice recorder. Their names have not been released.
Investigation begins into the cause of a deadly plane crash near Wichita’s Mid-Continent Airport on Thursday. KMUW’s Carla Eckels reports….
A Beechcraft King Air 200 struck the top of the FlightSafety International building. Four people have been confirmed dead. City of Wichita officials say three of the victims were from the Wichita area and one is from another country. Police spokesman Doug Nolte says the crash site is unsound.
There were 4 deaths as the result of a plane crash on 10-30-14, at Wichita's Mid-Continent Airport. The building was deemed unstable and crews are still active at the scene. KMUW's Abigail Wilson reports...
The pilot of the small twin-engine plane reported losing engine power just after takeoff. The aircraft crashed into the roof of the FlightSafety International building which is on airport property. The crash killed the pilot, who was the only person on the plane; three people inside the building were also killed by the crash.
Four people died in a firery crash yesterday morning at Wichita's Mid Continent Airport - five people were taken to Via Cristi hospital, three were released as of Thursday night. KMUW's Aileen LeBlanc has more . . .
There were flight training simulation classes going on in the FlightSafety Building, owned by Cessna, when the plane tore through its roof. Mathew Price is here from Canada and he was in class - right before 10 a.m. Thursday morning.