Alaska Aeronautical Industries Flight 302

Alaska Aeronautical Industries Flight 302Tuesday September 6, 1977
Crashed in level flight into Mt. Iliamna glacier at 7,000 feet. Failure of the flight crew to use proper navigational procedures for the route being flown especially their failure to use the available backup means of navigation to verify the position and progress of the flight. Recovery of bodies or wreckage not possible.

Crash Details

DateTuesday September 6, 1977
LocationMt. Iliamna, Alaska
Passengers11
Crew2
Fatalities13
Survivors0
Aircraft Typede Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 200
OperatorAlaska Aeronautical Industries
RegistrationN563MA
Flight OriginIliamna
Flight Destination Anchorage
Mt. Iliamna, Alaska
Alaska Aeronautical Industries
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 200
1977