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Accident
Last updated: 21 October 2017
Status:Schlussbericht
Datum:Montag 17 Januar 1949
Flugzeugtyp:Avro 688 Tudor 4B
Fluggesellschaft:British South American Airways - BSAA
Kennzeichen: G-AGRE
Werknummer: 1253
Baujahr: 1945
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 7 / Insassen: 7
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 13 / Insassen: 13
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 20 / Insassen: 20
Sachschaden: Vermisst
Konsequenzen: Presumed damaged beyond repair
Unfallort:western Atlantic (   Atlantischer Ozean)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Internationaler Linienflug
Flug von:Bermuda Air Terminal (BDA/TXKF), Bermuda
Flug nach:Kingston Airport (KIN/MKJP), Jamaika
Unfallbericht:
Tudor G-AGRE (named "Star Ariel") departed Bermuda at 08:41 for the first leg to Kingston of a flight to Santiago. Last radio contact was at 09:42 when the flight informed Bermuda that they had passed though 30deg N and that they were changing to the Kingston frequency. Nothing more was heard from the flight; no wreckage was found. Weather at the time of the disappearance was good; wind was north at 36 knots, no clouds over FL100 (cruising altitude was FL180) and freezing level of FL140.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE: "Through lack of evidence due to no wreckage having been found the cause of the accident is unknown."

Informationsquelle:
» The Bermuda Triangle Mystery- Solved / L.D. Kusche


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Distance from Bermuda Air Terminal to Kingston Airport as the crow flies is 1998 km (1249 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

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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