Pilot Killed in Agusta A109 Crash

 - October 17, 2006, 10:05 AM

The pilot, the sole person aboard, was killed October 9 in the crash of a Tri-state Emergency Systems Agusta A109 (N7YL) about five miles from the airport moments after it was cleared for the ILS approach to Bradford Regional Airport in Pennsylvania. Reported weather was visibility four miles in fog, broken clouds at 800 feet and overcast at 1,100 feet. This is the second fatal crash of an A109 in the U.S. in 10 days.