- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: October 04, 2007
Time: 22:20
Location: Alamosa, Colorado
Operator: Scenic Air Tours
Flight #: ?
Route: Chinle - Alamosa Chinle - Alamosa
AC Type: Beechcraft King Air C90A
Registration: N590GM
cn / ln: LJ-1594
Aboard: 3   (passengers:2  crew:1)
Fatalities: 3   (passengers:2  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: During its descent at night and in poor weather conditions, the aircraft hit the Charleys Peak located 25 miles southeast from Alamosa. The aircraft was carrying one pilot, a flight paramedic and a flight nurse to pick up a patient in Alamosa. The pilot's failure to maintain clearance from mountainous terrain. Contributing to the accident was the pilot's inadequate preflight planning, improper in-flight planning and decision making, the dark night, and the controller's failure to issue a safety alert to the pilot.
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