University of Evansville

University of Evansville men’s basketball team plane crash

The University of Evansville men’s basketball plane crash occurred on December 13, 1977, at 20:22 EST, when a Douglas DC-3, registration N51071 carrying the University of Evansville basketball team, crashed on takeoff at the Evansville Regional Airport in Evansville, Indiana. The aircraft lost control and crashed shortly after lift-off. The plane was on its way […]