- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: January 14, 2008
Time: 05:08
Location: Off Lihu, Hawaii
Operator: Apline Aviation
Flight #: ?
Route: Lihu - Kauai
AC Type: Beechcraft 1900C-1
Registration: N410UB
cn / ln: UC-70
Aboard: 1   (passengers:0  crew:1)
Fatalities: 1   (passengers:0  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: The cargo plane was carrying mail when it crashed into the sea, 7 miles south of Lihu. The pilot's spatial disorientation and loss of situational awareness. Contributing to the accident were the dark night and the task requirements of simultaneously monitoring the cockpit instruments and the other airplane.
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