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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 3570
Last updated: 4 December 2021
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Date:16-APR-1967
Time:22:23
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE9L model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft A90 King Air
Owner/operator:General Precision Systems Inc
Registration: N129GP
MSN: LJ-216
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Endicott, NY -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Executive
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Struck tree tops and crashed few miles short of runway threshold. Both pilots and a passenger were killed while two passengers were seriously injured.
- Cause :
"Improper IFR operations on part of the flying crew who was being radar vectored to over Tri-Cities Airport but was not authorized to attempt an instrument approach. Poor weather conditions were considered as a contributing factor."

Sources:

NTSB


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
26-Jan-2013 01:21 wf Updated [Cn]
04-Mar-2013 01:24 wf Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
26-Feb-2019 20:43 Captain Adam Updated [Phase, Nature, Narrative]

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