Air travel is much safer than traveling by car, but every once in awhile something goes wrong and when a plane crashes, we tend to remember the tragedy for decades. In 1993, Governor Mickelson died, along with seven others, in a plane crash near Dubuqe, Iowa. Just a few years later, a crash with very unique circumstances made headlines in South Dakota. In the strangest of circumstances, a chartered jet veered off course by more than 1,500 miles and crashed near Aberdeen.

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The Smithsonian Channel posted a story about this plane crash on YouTube, along with a simulation of the event:

Do you remember the 1999 Learjet crash in Aberdeen?

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