Date & Time: Dec 7, 2004 at 0140 LT
Operator:
Registration:
N54316
Flight Type:
Private
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Knoxville-Dayton
MSN:
31-7405436
YOM:
1974
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
1
Captain / Total flying hours:
3800
Captain / Total hours on type:
350
Aircraft flight hours:
9900
Circumstances:

On final approach to Dayton-James M. Cox airport, the twin engine aircraft crashed in a field short of runway 06L. The pilot was fatally injured. Vertical visibility was 100 feet at the time of the accident and the aircraft was destroyed by post impact fire. For unknown reasons, the pilot continued the approach in too low minimas.