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Crash of a Beechcraft King Air 90 in Ruidoso: 5 killed

Date & Time: Aug 5, 2007 at 2141 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
N369CD
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Ruidoso-Albuquerque
MSN:
LW-162
YOM:
1975
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
4
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
5
Captain / Total flying hours:
2775
Captain / Total hours on type:
23.00
Aircraft flight hours:
10358
Circumstances:

The twin engine aircraft was performing an ambulance flight from Ruidoso to Albuquerque with two doctors, one female patient, one baby of 15 months and one pilot. Few minutes after takeoff, the aircraft crashed in the Devils Canyon located 3 miles northeast of Ruidoso airport. Nobody survived.

Crash of a Beechcraft King Air 90 in Ruidoso: 2 killed

Date & Time: Dec 2, 1989 at 1435 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
N9PU
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Carlsbad-Ruidoso
MSN:
LA-0057
YOM:
1980
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Captain / Total flying hours:
569
Captain / Total hours on type:
92.00