Cessna C208 Collision With Terrain

The flight proceeded on a direct routing to destination at 3500 feet above sea level under night visual flight conditions. On approach, the aircraft joined the circuit on a downwind leg for a landing on Runway 17. The aircraft was declared missing following an unsuccessful radio search by the Arrival flight dispatch staff. Search and…… Continue Reading →

Cessna Citation Crash During Approach to Landing

The US National Transportation Safety Board determined that the probable cause of this accident was the flight crew’s failure to effectively monitor and maintain airspeed and comply with procedures for deice boot activation on the approach, which caused an aerodynamic stall from which they did not recover. Contributing to the accident was the Federal Aviation…… Continue Reading →