ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 37486
Last updated: 19 September 2014
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Date:13-DEC-1991
Time:1907
Type:Piper PA-31T3, T1040
Owner/operator:Southcentral Air
Registration: N307SC
C/n / msn: 31T-8257009
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ninilchik, AK -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Executive
Departure airport:Kodiak, AK (ADQ)
Destination airport:Kenai, AK (ENA)
Narrative:
THE FLIGHT WAS LEVEL AT 10,000 FEET MSL IN IMC CONDITIONS WHEN THE CONTROLLER NOTICED THE AIRPLANE TAKE A SHARP RIGHT TURN AND DESCEND RAPIDLY. ATTEMPTS TO CONTACT THE FLIGHT WERE NEGATIVE. EXAMINATION OF THE ACCIDENT SHOWED ALL THE MAJOR COMPONENTS PRESENT, HOWEVER, IMPACT DAMAGE PRECLUDED ANY FLIGHT CONTROL CONTINUITY CHECK. THE ENGINES COULD NOT BE RECOVERED FROM THE IMPACT CRATER. THE ACCIDENT SITE WAS NOT ACCESSIBLE WITH SPECIALIZED EQUIPMENT. CAUSE: UNDETERMINED.

Sources:
NTSB: http://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20001212X18531


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