Date: August 11, 1981
Time: 19:15
Location: Skagway, Alaska
Operator: Air Taxi - Skagway Air Service
Flight #: ?
Route: Skagway, AK - Local
AC Type: Piper PA-32
Registration: N8224Q
cn / ln: 32-8006061
Aboard: 6   (passengers:5  crew:1)
Fatalities: 6   (passengers:5  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: The aircraft's right wing impacted a boulder while exiting the mouth of a 3,000 ft. canyon while in a 45 degree bank. Pilot misjudged altitude and clearance.

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