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Last updated: 4 December 2021
Status:Schlussbericht
Datum:Dienstag 22 Oktober 1985
Zeit:20:43
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic LJ24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Learjet 24D
Fluggesellschaft:ERA-Jet Alaska
Kennzeichen: N456JA
Werknummer: 24-265
Baujahr:
Betriebsstunden:6303
Triebwerk: 2 General Electric CJ610-6
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 4 / Insassen: 4
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 4 / Insassen: 4
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:45 km (28.1 Meilen) W of Juneau International Airport, AK (JNU) (   USA)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Betriebsart:Ambulanz
Flug von:Anchorage International Airport, AK (ANC/PANC), USA
Flug nach:Juneau International Airport, AK (JNU/PAJN), USA
Unfallbericht:
Impacted a mountainside at 3500 feet following a premature descent.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE:
flight/navigation instrument(s)..improper use of
became lost/disoriented..inadvertent..pilot in command
descent..premature
unsafe/hazardous condition..not identified..copilot/second pilot
proper altitude..not maintained..pilot in command
CONTRIBUTING FACTORS:
comm/nav equipment,distance measuring eqpt(dme)..not switched
habit interference..pilot in command
light condition..dark night
weather condition..clouds
terrain condition..mountainous/hilly
terrain condition..rising

Informationsquelle:
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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Anchorage International Airport, AK to Juneau International Airport, AK as the crow flies is 909 km (568 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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