Air Taxi

Air Taxi Monday July 30, 2001
The sightseeing plane impacted the side of a mountain in poor visibility. The pilot's continued flight into known adverse weather conditions, and his poor in-flight decision making. Factors associated with the accident were clouds and mountainous terrain. A finding is the pilot's use of FAA prohibited drugs.

Crash Details

DateMonday July 30, 2001
LocationHaines, Alaska
Passengers5
Crew1
Fatalities6
Survivors0
Aircraft TypePiper PA-32-300
OperatorAir Taxi
RegistrationN39586
Flight OriginShagway, AK
Flight Destination Return
Haines, Alaska
Air Taxi
Piper PA-32-300
2001