Date & Time: Sep 23, 2004 at 2345 LT
Type of aircraft:
Cessna 208 Caravan
Registration:
N7392B
Flight Type:
Cargo
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Fergus Falls-Gwinner
MSN:
208-0045
YOM:
1987
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Captain / Total flying hours:
17420
Captain / Total hours on type:
50
Aircraft flight hours:
11945
Circumstances:
The pilot was performing a cargo flight from Fergus Falls (Minnesota) to the Gwinner-Roger Melroe Field airport, North Dakota. On night approach, the single engine aircraft struck the ground few miles short of runway and the pilot was seriously injured. Weather conditions were unfavorable at the time of the accident.