Winchester Air

Winchester Air Friday October 6, 1989
The aircraft took off, made a left turn and crashed into trees. Improper planning and decision by the pilot-in-command and failure of the crew to maintain runway alignment and clearance from the high obstructions beside the runway. Contributing factors included weather conditions, dark night, lack of runway edge lights, lack of visual perception by the pilots and trees beside the runway.

Crash Details

DateFriday October 6, 1989
LocationUncertain, Texas
Passengers3
Crew2
Fatalities5
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeCessna 208 Caravan I
OperatorWinchester Air
RegistrationN208W
Flight OriginUncertain, TX
Flight Destination Destsin, FL
Uncertain, Texas
Winchester Air
Cessna 208 Caravan I
1989