- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: October 16, 1971
Time: 13:17
Location: Hot Springs, Virginia
Operator: Alpena Flying Service - Air Taxi
Flight #: ?
Route: Detroit, MI - Hot Springs, VA
AC Type: Swearingen SA26AT
Registration: N20DE
cn / ln: ?
Aboard: 6   (passengers:4  crew:2)
Fatalities: 6   (passengers:4  crew:2)
Ground: 0
Summary: The pilot descended below minima on a third attempt at landing with no glideslope approach and hit the ground 150 feet short and right of the runway. Improper IFR operation.
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