NTSB Identification: ANC92FAMS3.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 47791.
Accident occurred Monday, August 17, 1992 in MISSING, AK
Probable Cause Approval Date: 06/30/1993
Aircraft: BEECH 35, registration: N216JB
Injuries: 2 Fatal.

NTSB investigators either traveled in support of this investigation or conducted a significant amount of investigative work without any travel, and used data obtained from various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

AIRCRAFT WAS ON AN IFR FLIGHT FROM HOMER, AK TO WHITEHORSE, YT, CANADA. THE PILOT REPORTED ICING AT 11000 FT MSL AND REQUESTED A CLIMB CLEARANCE FROM ANCHORAGE ARTCC. HE WAS CLEARED TO 12000 FEET. THERE WERE NO FURTHER COMMUNICATIONS. THE AIRCRAFT WAS IN VICINITY OF GULKANA AT THE TIME OF THE LAST COMMUNICATIONS. THE AIRCRAFT IS NOT CERTIFIED FOR FLIGHT IN ICING CONDITIONS. AN AIRMET WAS CURRENT FOR MODERATE RIME ICING FOR ROUTE OF FLIGHT IN CLOUDS AND IN PRECIPITATION.

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:

MISSING AIRCRAFT DUE TO UNDETERMINED CAUSES AND FACTORS

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