Date & Time: Mar 26, 1978 at 1946 LT
Type of aircraft:
James E. Ferguson
Sierra Vista - Lamar
United States of America
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
While flying by night at an altitude of 11,700 feet, the twin engine airplane struck the slope of a mountain located in the region of Santa Fe. The wreckage and all six dead bodies were found a week later, on April 2.
Controlled flight into terrain caused by inadequate preflight preparation and improper in-flight decisions.