Hanscom Crash

Fatal jet crash at Hanscom Field, May 31. (WBZ-TV)

NTSB Report: No Flight Control Check Before Fatal Hanscom Crash

According to the NTSB, the gulfstream jet “was destroyed after a rejected takeoff and runway excursion.”


Lewis Katz. (Photo courtesy: Temple University)

Bill Clinton, Bill Cosby Speak At Lewis Katz Memorial Service

Katz and six others died when his private jet crashed during takeoff late Saturday night at Hanscom Field in Bedford.


The NTSB recovered the black boxes, Monday evening. (NTSB)

NTSB: Brakes, Reverse Thrusters Applied Prior To Crash

The black boxes containing the cockpit voice recorder and flight data recorded the final moments before a fiery weekend crash at Hanscom Field that killed Philadelphia Inquirer co-owner Lewis Katz and six others on his private jet.


The cockpit voice recorder and flight data recorder from the Hanscom Field jet crash. (Photo courtesy: NTSB)

NTSB Investigators Find Data And Cockpit Voice Recorders At Hanscom Crash Site

Residents reported hearing a “big boom that shook the house” and seeing a “mushroom cloud” that “looked like the atomic bomb went off.”


The four passengers killed in a plane crash at Hanscom Field attended an event at the Concord home of author Doris Kearns Goodwin.

4 Victims Attended Educational Fundraiser In Concord Before Fatal Hanscom Crash

Lewis Katz and friends from New Jersey were at the home of author Doris Kearns Goodwin to support an educational program headed by her son.


7 people were killed when a plane went off the runway, Saturday night. (Rich MacDonald)

NTSB Investigating Fatal Plane Crash In Bedford

The National Transportation Safety Board has taken over the investigation into a plane crash that killed 7 people, Saturday night.


Lewis Katz (CBS Philly)

Philadelphia Inquirer Co-Owner One Of 7 Killed In Hanscom Plane Crash

The co-owner of the The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Daily News and Philly.com, was one of 7 people killed in a crash at Hanscom Field.


Flames can be seen at Hanscom Field where a jet went off the runway at takeoff, May 31, 3014. (Photo courtesy: Emily Lloyd)

7 Killed After Jet Goes Off Runway On Takeoff From Hanscom Field In Bedford

7 people are dead after a small jet caught fire after going off the runway on departure from Hanscom Field.