Date & Time: Jun 2, 2018 at 1451 LT
Registration:
N41173
Flight Type:
Private
Survivors:
No
MSN:
31-8452017
YOM:
1984
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
1
Pax on board:
3
Pax fatalities:
3
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
4
Circumstances:
While approaching East Hampton Airport from the southeast, the twin engine aircraft went out of control and plunged into the sea off Amagansett, Long Island. SAR operations were quickly conducted and it was confirmed on the evening of June 3rd that all four occupants were killed, among them Bernard J. Krupinski (aged 70) and his spouse. It was reported that at the time of the accident, weather conditions were poor with thunderstorm activity and turbulences along the south coast of Long Island.