- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: August 19, 1971
Time: 20:40
Location: Augusta, Maine
Operator: Downeast Airlines
Flight #: ?
Route: Boston, MA - Rockville, ME diverted to Augusta ME
AC Type: Piper PA-31
Registration: N595DE
cn / ln: 31-422
Aboard: 8   (passengers:7  crew:1)
Fatalities: 3   (passengers:2  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: Crashed in dense fog while making an approach to Agusta State Airport. Discontinue VOR approach, attempted to maintain visual flight in IFR conditions at an altitude below obstructing terrain.
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