Crash of a Beechcraft C45 in Weld County

Date & Time: Jul 19, 2007 at 0900 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
N9562Z
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Hudson-Boulder
MSN:
AF-12
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Aircraft flight hours:
3925
Circumstances:
Both pilots were performing a training flight and departed Platte Valley airstrip located north of Fort Lupton early morning. While flying around Weld County, one engine stopped and the crew elected to make an emergency landing in an open field. At low height, the twin engine aircraft struck tree tops and a telephone pole and wires before crashing into flames. Both occupants were slightly injured while the aircraft was destroyed by fire.

Crash of a Beechcraft C45 in Kodiak: 1 killed

Date & Time: Jun 14, 2004 at 1137 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
N401CK
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Anchorage-Kodiak
MSN:
51-11503
YOM:
1951
Location:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
1
Captain / Total flying hours:
18600
Circumstances:
On final ILS approach in bad weather conditions, the twin engine aircraft crashed into water few miles short of runway. The pilot, sole occupant, was killed. At the time of the accident, the wind was 090° at 11 knots, 25SM in rain, broken at 500 feet, broken at 900 feet, overcast at 1,500 feet and outside temperature of 8° C.