Date & Time: Jun 22, 2012 at 1001 LT
Type of aircraft:
Beechcraft 90 King Air
Registration:
N508GT
Flight Type:
Positioning
Survivors:
No
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Tidioute - Farmington - Morgantown
MSN:
LJ-1775
YOM:
2008
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
1
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
1
Captain / Total flying hours:
22000
Aircraft flight hours:
1439
Circumstances:
Three passengers deplaned at Farmington and pilot continued his mission on a positioning flight to Morgantown. While descending at a height of 3,000 feet, the twin engine aircraft hit a radio antenna with its right wing which was sheared off. Aircraft went out of control and crashed in a wooded area located 7.5 miles east of Morgantown, West Virginia. The aircraft was destroyed and the pilot was killed.