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Last updated: 20 October 2017
Estado:Preliminar - Oficial
Fecha:sábado 18 diciembre 1954
Hora:ca 01:42
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic L18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed 18-07-01 Lodestar
Operador:Sangamo Electric Company
Registración: N711SE
Numéro de série: 18-2091
Año de Construcción: 1941
Horas Totales de la Célula:1336
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 1
Total:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 3
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca White Plains, NY (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:New London-Groton Airport, CT (GON/KGON), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:White Plains-Westchester County Airport, NY (HPN/KHPN), Estados Unidos de América
The Lodestar clipped trees about 800 feet before it struck the ground on a 680-foot knoll located on the ILS approach path. Ceiling was 300 feet, visibility 1 mile.



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Distance from New London-Groton Airport, CT to White Plains-Westchester County Airport, NY as the crow flies is 141 km (88 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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