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Accident
Last updated: 11 December 2017
Estado:Final
Fecha:miércoles 21 diciembre 1955
Hora:03:43
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic CONI model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed L-749A Constellation
Operador:Eastern Air Lines
Registración: N112A
Numéro de série: 2533
Año de Construcción: 1947
Horas Totales de la Célula:29941
Motores: 4 Wright R-3350 (749C18BD1) Cyclone
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 5 / Ocupantes: 5
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 12 / Ocupantes: 12
Total:Fatalidades: 17 / Ocupantes: 17
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:1 km (0.6 milles) de Jacksonville-Thomas Cole Imeson Municipal Airport, FL (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Miami International Airport, FL (MIA/KMIA), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Jacksonville-Thomas Cole Imeson Municipal Airport, FL, Estados Unidos de América
Número de Vuelo:EA642
Descripción:
Crashed and caught fire while on a runway 05 ILS approach.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE: "The flight encountered local fog and restricted visibility during the final portion of an ILS approach, and a missed approach procedure came too late to prevent the aircraft from descending into ground obstructions."

Fuentes:
» ICAO Accident Digest Circular 50-AN/45 (215-220)
» ICAO Accident Digest No.8, Circular 54-AN/49 (22-26)


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Distance from Miami International Airport, FL to Jacksonville-Thomas Cole Imeson Municipal Airport, FL as the crow flies is 528 km (330 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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Lockheed L-749

  • 145 built
  • 16th loss
  • 12th accidente fatal
  • 9th worst accident (a la hora)
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