NTSB Identification: ANC63A0059
14 CFR Part 121 Nonscheduled operation of WIEN ALASKA AIRLINES INC
Aircraft: BEECH AT-11, registration: N65458

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 FILE    DATE          LOCATION          AIRCRAFT DATA       INJURIES       FLIGHT                        PILOT DATA
                                                               F  S M/N     PURPOSE
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1-0014  63/1/14    BARTER ISLD,ALAS    BEECH AT-11         CR-  1  0  0  NS/CTR REVENUE PASSG DOM  COMMERCIAL, FL.INSTR.,
        TIME - 2328                    N65458              PX-  4  1  0                            AGE 53, 16135 TOTAL
                                       DAMAGE-DESTROYED    OT-  0  0  0                            HOURS, 4872 IN TYPE,
                                                                                                   INSTRUMENT RATED.
        NAME OF AIRPORT - BARTER ISLAND
        OPERATOR - WIEN ALASKA AIRLINES,INC.
        TYPE OF ACCIDENT                                         PHASE OF OPERATION
           COLLISION WITH GROUND/WATER: CONTROLLED                  LANDING: FINAL APPROACH
        PROBABLE CAUSE(S)
           PILOT IN COMMAND - CONTINUED VFR FLIGHT INTO ADVERSE WEATHER CONDITIONS
           PILOT IN COMMAND - IMPROPER IN-FLIGHT DECISIONS OR PLANNING
        FACTOR(S)
           WEATHER - LOW CEILING
           WEATHER - FOG
           WEATHER - ICING CONDITIONS-INCLUDES SLEET,FREEZING RAIN,ETC.
        WEATHER BRIEFING - OTHER
        WEATHER FORECAST - FORECAST SUBSTANTIALLY CORRECT
        SKY CONDITION                                            CEILING AT ACCIDENT SITE
          OBSCURATION                                               800
        VISIBILITY AT ACCIDENT SITE                              PRECIPITATION AT ACCIDENT SITE
          1 MILE OR LESS                                           NONE
        OBSTRUCTIONS TO VISION AT ACCIDENT SITE                  WIND DIRECTION-DEGREES
          FOG                                                      260
        WIND VELOCITY-KNOTS                                      TYPE OF WEATHER CONDITIONS
           10                                                      IFR
        TYPE OF FLIGHT PLAN
          NONE
        REMARKS- PLT DESCENDED BELOW OBSTRUCTING TERRAIN DURING NITE VFR APPCH.WX BRIEF RECD FROM DEST RADAR OPER.

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