NTSB Identification: DFW05FA015.
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Accident occurred Friday, November 05, 2004 in Boise City, OK
Probable Cause Approval Date: 06/08/2005
Aircraft: Piper PA-30, registration: N7415Y
Injuries: 1 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.

The twin-engine airplane impacted terrain while maneuvering following a go-around and subsequent loss of control just north of its destination airport. Witnesses observed the airplane initiating two go-arounds before departing the airport traffic pattern. On-scene examination of the wreckage did not reveal any airplane anomalies. An autopsy was performed on the 67-year old commercial pilot, which revealed that his death was caused by atherosclerotic coronary artery disease.

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

The pilot's incapacitation (cardiovascular) resulting in a loss of aircraft control.

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