Plane in deadly crash near Moab took off too heavy, report says

Investigators examine the charred remains of a twin-engine plane after it crashed soon after takeoff from Moab, Utah, on Aug. 22, 2008, killing all 10 people on board. The aircraft was 342 pounds over its maximum takeoff limit, but federal investigators say they don’t know how great a role that played in the crash.



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Investigators examine the charred remains of a twin-engine plane after it crashed soon after takeoff from Moab, Utah, on Aug. 22, 2008, killing all 10 people on board. The aircraft was 342 pounds over its maximum takeoff limit, but federal investigators say they don’t know how great a role that played in the crash.

A plane that crashed near Moab, Utah, two years ago, killing 10 people, was more than 300 pounds over its takeoff weight limit, according to a National Transportation Safety Board report. The…




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