Date & Time: Aug 11, 2021 at 0850 LT
Type of aircraft:
Cessna 425 Conquest
Operator:
K-Aero
Registration:
N783MB
Flight Type:
Private
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Faribault - Missoula
MSN:
425-0103
YOM:
1982
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
2
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
En route from Faribault, Minnesota, to Missoula, the pilot encountered engine problems (loss of power) and elected to divert to Helena Airport. On approach, the aircraft crashed in hilly and wooded terrain north of Helena. All three occupants were injured and the aircraft was destroyed.