- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: June 09, 1999
Time: 10:50
Location: Juneau, Alaska
Operator: Air Taxi - Coastal Helicopters Inc.
Flight #: ?
Route: Sightseeing
AC Type: Eurocopter AS-350BA
Registration: N6099S
cn / ln: 2810
Aboard: 7   (passengers:6  crew:1)
Fatalities: 7   (passengers:6  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: The sightseeing helicopter impacted a glacier.The pilot's continued VFR flight into adverse weather, spatial disorientation, and failure to maintain aircraft control. Factors associated with the accident were pressure by the company to continue flights in marginal weather, and the "flat" lighting leading to whiteout conditions.
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