Date & Time: Jan 30, 2002 at 1810 LT
Type of aircraft:
Piper PA-42 Cheyenne
Operator:
Manatts
Registration:
N66MT
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Denver-Ames
MSN:
42-8166060
YOM:
1981
Location:
Iowa
Iowa
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
6
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:

While approaching at too low altitude, the twin engine aircraft hit an electric pole and crashed in an open field 800 meters short of runway 01. Visibility was good and the pilot did not care about the PAPI position.