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Accident
Last updated: 11 December 2017
Estado:
Fecha:lunes 10 enero 1938
Hora:ca 15:07
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic L14 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed 14-H Super Electra
Operador:Northwest Airlines
Registración: NC17388
Numéro de série: 1407
Año de Construcción: 1937
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 8 / Ocupantes: 8
Total:Fatalidades: 10 / Ocupantes: 10
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:22 km (13.8 milles) NE of Bozeman, MT (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Butte Airport, MT (BTM/KBTM), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Billings Municipal Airport, MT (BIL/KBIL), Estados Unidos de América
Número de Vuelo: 2
Descripción:
Crashed after structural failure of the tail due to tail flutter.

Fuentes:
» The Lockheed Twins / P.J. Marsden
» Lockheed Aircraft Since 1913 / Rene J. Francillon


Subsiguiente / acciones de seguridad
The tail flutter problems of Super Electra's were cured by retrofitting balanced surfaces.

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Distance from Butte Airport, MT to Billings Municipal Airport, MT as the crow flies is 304 km (190 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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