...and not much farther from the Arizona border, 42-year-old
Joseph Michael Young of Henderson (NV) and his passenger, John
Blankenship, were killed Sunday in the crash of the Bonanza. Both
were declared dead at the scene.
Local stories said that officials hadn't determined whether the
flight was originating at Mesquite, or if that were the
destination. No fire was reported.
The 1965 vintage V-tail is registered to VTB-Fliers LLC, in Las
Vegas (NV), according to FAA records.
The FAA and NTSB are investigating.
** Report created 10/21/2003 Record
Make/Model: BE35 Description: 35
Date: 10/19/2003 Time: 2330
Event Type: Accident Highest Injury:
Fatal Mid Air: N Missing:
State: NV Country: US
AIRCRAFT CRASHED UNDER UNKNOWN CIRCUMSTANCES, TWO PERSONS ON
BOARD WERE FATALLY INJURED, MESQUITE, NV
INJURY DATA Total Fatal:
# Crew: 1 Fat:
# Pass: 1 Fat:
Fat: 0 Ser:
WEATHER: KSGU METAR 192335Z 21004KT 10SM CLR 31/00 A3010
Activity: Pleasure Phase:
Unknown Operation: General
Dep Date: Dep.
Flt Plan: NONE Wx
Last Radio Cont: UNK
Last Clearance: UNK
FAA FSDO: LAS VEGAS, NV
Entry date: 10/20/2003