Air Taxi - Skagway Air Service

Air Taxi - Skagway Air Service Tuesday August 11, 1981
The aircraft's right wing impacted a boulder while exiting the mouth of a 3,000 ft. canyon while in a 45 degree bank. Pilot misjudged altitude and clearance.

Crash Details

DateTuesday August 11, 1981
LocationSkagway, Alaska
Passengers5
Crew1
Fatalities6
Survivors0
Aircraft TypePiper PA-32
OperatorAir Taxi - Skagway Air Service
RegistrationN8224Q
Flight OriginSkagway, AK
Flight Destination Local
Skagway, Alaska
Air Taxi - Skagway Air Service
Piper PA-32
1981