CRASH SCENE: In Wichita.
Alvin Polk reports for the Mena Star
that a plane that crashed
into an airport in Wichita today, killing five, was en route to the Mena Airport for refurbishing.
The plane, a 1999 Beechcraft turboprop, was en route for painting and interior refurbishing at Rose Aicraft Services.
The plane lost power on takeoff and crashed into a flight safety building at the Mid-Continent Airport.