- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: October 13, 1996
Time: 14:55
Location: Ketchikan, Alaska
Operator: Air Taxi - Seaside Air Service
Flight #: ?
Route: ?
AC Type: de Havilland DHC-2
Registration: N64276
cn / ln: 1025
Aboard: 3   (passengers:2  crew:1)
Fatalities: 3   (passengers:2  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: The float plane crashed 55 minutes after departure into a 3,200 ft. mountain. Continued flight by the pilot into adverse weather condition, and his failure to maintain adequate altitude/clearance from mountainous terrain. Factors related to the accident were the high/mountainous terrain, and weather conditions that included low ceilings.
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