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Accident description
Last updated: 17 October 2017
Status:Preliminary - official
Date:Wednesday 31 August 2016
Time:10:01
Type:Silhouette image of generic C208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 208B Grand Caravan EX
Operated by:Hageland Aviation Services
On behalf of:Ravn Connect
Registration: N752RV
C/n / msn: 208B-5088
First flight: 2014
Engines: 1 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-140
Crew:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Passengers:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Total:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Collision casualties:Fatalities: 2
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:10 km (6.3 mls) NW of Russian Mission Airport, AK (RSH) (   United States of America)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Russian Mission Airport, AK (RSH/PARS), United States of America
Destination airport:Marshall Airport, AK (MLL/PADM), United States of America
Flightnumber:3190
Narrative:
A Cessna 208B Grand Caravan EX (N752RV), operated by Hageland Aviation Services, was damaged beyond repair when it crashed near Russian Mission Airport, Alaska, following a mid-air collision with a Piper PA-18 Super Cub. All three on board the Caravan and both occupants of the Piper PA-18 received fatal injuries.
The Cessna 208B departed from Russian Mission Airport about 09:58, destined for the Marshall Airport, Alaska. The Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub (N82452) was operated by Renfro's Alaskan Adventures and had departed Bethel Airport about 09:07, en route to a hunting camp about 20 miles northwest of Russian Mission.
Both wreckage sites, about 0.5 mile apart, were located in an area of rolling hills with heavy vegetation about 10 feet tall populated with various alder trees, spruce trees, and birch trees.

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Distance from Russian Mission Airport, AK to Marshall Airport, AK as the crow flies is 38 km (24 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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