Date: July 05, 1997
Time: ?
Location: Skwentna, Alaska
Operator: Air Taxi
Flight #: ?
Route: Sightseeing
AC Type: de Havilland DHC-2
Registration: N5164G
cn / ln: 506
Aboard: 5   (passengers:4  crew:1)
Fatalities: 4   (passengers:3  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: While en route, the aircraft lost engine power and the pilot tried to land in a small lake but stalled and crashed into marsh. A loss of engine power due to the fatigue failure of the no.1 exhaust push rod.

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