Date: November 09, 2000
Time: 0123
Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana
Operator: Superior Aviation
Flight #: ?
Route: Fort Wayne, IN - Milwaukee, WI
AC Type: Swearingen SA.226TC Metro II
Registration: N731AC
cn / ln: TC-255
Aboard: 1   (passengers:0  crew:1)
Fatalities: 1   (passengers:0  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: During takeoff, the cargo plane struck trees, crashed and caught fire. The indicated failure of the right hand AC bus during takeoff with low ceiling. The factors were the low ceiling, night, and the execssive workload the pilot experienced on takeoff with an electrical failure without a second in command.

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