Alaska Air Tour Accident Analysis Points to Needed Changes

Otter pilot's view of the Beaver. Image credit: NTSB
Editor's Note: Roger Cox examine what led to the accident in Ketchikan, Alaska in this article. The accident investigation follows. The NTSB conducted several tests and research projects to try to understand why both “see and avoid” and ADS-B failed to prevent the midair collision. A performance...

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