Aviation Photo #1170012 Swearingen SA-226TC Metro II - SkyWest Airlines (Western Express (Perimeter Airlines))

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Holding short runway 27 on northside. Note "Western Express" titles under pilot window. Sadly, W/O October 11, 2001 near Shamattawa, Manitoba in Canada with Perimeter Airlines as C-GYPA routing YGO-ZTM. While inflight to ZTM, aircraft conducted a miss approach to runway 1 as they were to high and fast. Aircraft flew into trees to left of runway in area about 2600 feet from departure end of runway. Was post fire to wings that seperated from cabin and cockpit wreckage. There were 2 fatalities - r.i.p.
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    Frank C. Duarte Jr.
    SkyWest Airlines (Western Express (Perimeter Airlines))
    Swearingen SA-226TC Metro II
    Swearingen SA-226 Merlin IV/Metro
    Swearingen SA-226 Merlin IV/Metro
    Swearingen
    TC-250
    C-GYPA
    San Diego - International / Lindbergh Field
    California
    USA
    August 1987
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