Pilot In Fatal Crash IdentifiedMichael Sandman, 61, of Bloomingdale is the individual who was aboard the single-engine Cessna 172 that crashed in a forest preserve Friday afternoon, the DuPage County Coroner’s Office reports.
Friends Honor Bloomington Plane Crash Victims: 'It's Hard To Imagine'A day after losing seven members of the Illinois State University community in a plane crash – including two members of the athletic department – emotional friends of the victims shared memories of the lost.
Seven Dead In Small Plane Crash Near BloomingtonThe Federal Aviation Administration confirmed a Cessna 414 flying from Indianapolis to Bloomington went down about two miles away from Central Illinois Regional Airport in Bloomington just after midnight. McLean County Sheriff Jon Sandage confirmed all seven people on board were killed in the crash.
Pilot Of Tiny Cessna Makes Landing At O'HareJudging by the reaction from the air traffic controller, Chicago O'Hare International Airport doesn't get a request like this one very often.