Date & Time: Dec 3, 2008 at 0813 LT
Operator:
Registration:
N318WA
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Tortola-San Juan
MSN:
690-11444
YOM:
1978
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
2
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
3
Circumstances:

While approaching San Juan airport, the twin engine aircraft hit El Yunque mountain, few km short of runway. All three occupants were killed, among them two american tourists. For unknown reasons, the pilot was descending to low on approach and the mountain was shrouded by fog.