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Crash of a Cessna 208B Grand Caravan near Chignik: 1 killed

Accident description

  • May 1, 2017 at 1400 LT
  • N803TH
  • Flight
  • Cargo
  • No
  • Mountains
  • Port Heiden - Perryville
  • 208B-0321
  • 1992
  • GV341
  • Chignik, Alaska
  • USA
  • North America
  • 1
  • 1
  • 0
  • 0
  • 1
  • while cruising at an altitude of 3,000 feet on a flight from Port Heiden to Perryville, the single engine aircraft hit the slope of a mountain located near Chegnik. The wreckage was localized four hours later and the pilot was killed in the accident.