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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 193957
Last updated: 15 August 2019
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Date:03-MAR-2017
Time:08:01
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft G18S
Owner/operator:Point To Point Air LLC
Registration: N103AF
C/n / msn: BA-526
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:SE of Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT), Ketchikan, AK -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:Klawock (PAKW)
Destination airport:Ketchikan Int'l (PAKT)
Narrative:
Following a loss of engine power during a missed approach procedure, the aircraft ditched to the waters near Annette Island southeast of Alaska's Ketchikan International Airport. The plane sank, but the two men on board were able to swim the approximately 200 yards to shore.
The aircraft submerged, sustaining unknown damage, and the two pilots onboard received minor injuries.
The weather in the Ketchikan area this day included heavy snow and strong winds.

Sources:

https://www.adn.com/alaska-news/aviation/2017/03/03/2-survive-planes-emergency-ditching-sinking-off-ketchikan/
https://www.krbd.org/2017/03/06/pilot-passenger-swam-shore-plane-crashed-sank/

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N103AF
http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=103AF
https://www.google.com/maps/@55.2813266,-131.6063471,14z/data=!3m1!1e3?hl=en-us&dg=dbrw&newdg=1


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Mar-2017 01:53 Geno Added
04-Mar-2017 16:10 gerard57 Updated [Damage]
04-Mar-2017 16:11 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
07-Mar-2017 12:42 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Narrative, Photo, ]

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