The plane was just a couple of minutes into its flight when the engine knocked off and the crash occurred. They was trying to turn back without success. “Our love and aloha goes out to their families,” said Kauai County Mayor Bernard Carvalho Jr. The National Transportation Safety Board will work with officials to determine the cause of the crash. The Federal Aviation Administration will also investigate. State Department of Health data shows 20 visitors died in aircraft crashes in Hawaii from 2005 to 2014. The Cessna 182H is a fixed-wing, single-engine plane that, according to records, was built in 1965. There are not so many accidents recorded in the history. The last time this plane was involved in a crash was in 1970 at Fairfax Municipal Airport in Kansas City.