The National Transportation Safety Board has now posted the entire docket (available here) of its more-than-two-year investigation into the cause of one of the worsts plane crashes in Minnesota aviation history.
A few weeks ago, the NTSB blamed the crash of a business jet in Owatonna on the pilots, both of whom died in the crash along with six other people.
Some previously unreleased photographs of the wreckage show why the NTSB characterized the crash as “not survivable.” They are below the fold.
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Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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