NTSB Identification: ANC09FAMS1
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Saturday, June 20, 2009 in Northway, AK
Probable Cause Approval Date: 08/12/2010
Aircraft: BEECH V35A, registration: N7062N
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.

The private pilot and sole passenger were on an international cross-country flight from Alaska to Indiana, transiting Canada. An international flight plan was filed, and when they failed to arrive at their intermediate stop in Canada, a search was initiated. An extensive search in Alaska and Canada failed to find any sign of the airplane. Search efforts were hampered by marginal visual meteorological and instrument flight conditions along the route of flight. The airplane is missing and presumed to have crashed. The pilot and passenger have not been located.

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

The cause of this accident is unknown; the airplane is missing.

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