Avjet Corp

Avjet Corp Thursday March 29, 2001
The small jet crashed on final approach to Runway 15 when it hit a hill and then slid across a 200 foot culvert between the hill and the airport, crashed into Shale Bluff, broke up and caught fire. The flight crew's operation of the airplane below the minimum descent altitude without an appropriate visual reference for the runway.

Crash Details

DateThursday March 29, 2001
LocationNear Aspen, Colorado
Passengers15
Crew3
Fatalities18
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeGulfstream Aerospace G-1159
OperatorAvjet Corp
RegistrationN303GA
Flight OriginLos Angeles, CA
Flight Destination Aspen, CO
Near Aspen, Colorado
Avjet Corp
Gulfstream Aerospace G-1159
2001