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Last updated: 28 November 2021
Status:Schlussbericht
Datum:Mittwoch 10 Mai 2000
Zeit:20:31
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic SBR1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Rockwell Sabreliner 65
Fluggesellschaft:Price Aircraft Company
Kennzeichen: N241H
Werknummer: 465-5
Baujahr:
Betriebsstunden:8053
Triebwerk: 2 Garrett TFE731-3R-1D
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 2
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 4 / Insassen: 4
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 6 / Insassen: 6
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:5,3 km (3.3 Meilen) SW of Kaunakakai, HI (   USA)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Betriebsart:Geschäftsflug
Flug von:Kahului Airport, HI (OGG/PHOG), USA
Flug nach:Molokai/Kaunakakai Airport, HI (MKK/PHMK), USA
Unfallbericht:
Impacted the side of a mountain ridge about 100 feet from the 1,400-foot top while on a night visual approach to Kaunakakai.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE: "Inadequate crew coordination led to the captain's decision to discontinue the instrument approach procedure and initiate a maneuvering descent solely by visual references at night in an area of mountainous terrain. The crew failed to review the instrument approach procedure and the copilot failed to provide accurate information regarding terrain clearance and let down procedures during the instrument approach."

Accident investigation:
cover
Investigating agency: NTSB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 2 years and 3 months
Accident number: LAX00FA191
Download report: Summary report

Informationsquelle:
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Distance from Kahului Airport, HI to Molokai/Kaunakakai Airport, HI as the crow flies is 74 km (46 miles).
Accident location: Exact; as reported in the official accident report.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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