NTSB Identification: DCA97MA017

Scheduled 14 CFR 135 operation of COMAIR, INC.
Accident occurred JAN-09-97 at MONROE, MI
Aircraft: Embraer EMB-120RT, registration: N265CA
Injuries: 29 Fatal.

On January 9, 1997, Comair flight 3272, an Embraer EMB-120RT, N265CA, crashed while being vectored for approach to runway 3R at Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport. The flight was operated under Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Part 135 and carried 26 passengers and 3 crew members. There were no survivors, and the airplane was destroyed by impact forces and a post crash fire. Instrument meteorological conditions prevailed at the time of the accident.

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