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|Hubs||Johnstown–Cambria County Airport|
|Headquarters||Johnstown, Pennsylvania, United States|
Incidents and accidents
- On January 6, 1974, an Air East Beechcraft 99A crashed short of the runway at Johnstown, Pennsylvania after it failed to maintain flying speed and made a premature descent below the safe approach slope for reasons undetermined. Of the 15 passengers and two crew members on board, 11 passengers and one crew member were killed.
The Air East fleet consists of the following aircraft (as of August 2006):
- Aviation Subcommittee, United States Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation (1971). Local Air Service to Small Communities: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Aviation. United States Government Printing Office. p. 402.
- "January 6, 1974 – Accident details". PlaneCrashInfo.com. Archived from the original on 2007-09-26. Retrieved 2014-07-04.
- Flight International, 3–9 October 2006
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