Date: August 14, 1991
Time: 19:00
Location: Gustavus, Alaska
Operator: Air Taxi - Haines Airways Inc.
Flight #: ?
Route: Gustavus, AK - Haines, AK
AC Type: Piper PA-32
Registration: N4075W
cn / ln: 3240115
Aboard: 6   (passengers:5  crew:1)
Fatalities: 6   (passengers:5  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: Flew into a box canyon and crashed at an elevation of 4,000 ft. VFR flight by the pilot into instrument meteorological conditions, and the pilot's failure to maintain sufficient altitude and/or clearance from mountainous terrain. Factors related to the accident were: the adverse weather and terrain conditions.

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