Date: June 12, 1986
Time: 1522
Location: Port Ellen, Islay Island
Operator: Loganair
Flight #: 423
Route: Glasgow - Port Ellen
AC Type: de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300
Registration: G-BGPC
cn / ln: 635
Aboard: 16   (passengers:14  crew:2)
Fatalities: 1   (passengers:0  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: The crew mistook Laphroaig for Port Ellen and crashed into a hill. Decision to allow the handling pilot to carry out a visual approach in unsuitable meteorological conditions. An error in visual navigation was a contributory factor.

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