Airplane That Crashed On Monday Is Recovered From Lake Chickamauga

Friday, January 11, 2019

Private contractors working on behalf of the insurance company responsible for the recovery of the aircraft that crashed in Lake Chickamauga on Monday have successfully recovered the plane.

The aircraft was ferried to an undisclosed, secure location on Lake Chickamauga where it was unloaded and reloaded onto a flatbed truck. It will now travel to a secure location where NTSB personnel will review the wreckage.

This incident remains an active and ongoing investigation. No additional details are available at this time.


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