Descripción del Accidente ASN 19 MAR 1966 Learjet 23 N316M - Lake Michigan, MI
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Estado:Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Fecha:sbado 19 marzo 1966
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic LJ23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Learjet 23
Operador:Mutual Benefit Health & Accident
Registración: N316M
Numéro de série: 23-061
Año de Construcción: 1965
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 2
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Lake Michigan, MI (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:?
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Chicago-Merrill C Meigs Field, IL (CGX/KCGX), Estados Unidos de América
Ditched following a double engine failure due to engine inlet icing. Pilot did not use nacelle heating in icing conditions.

Probable Cause:

pilot in command - failed to use or incorrectly used
miscellaneous acts, conditions - ice-engine
miscellaneous acts, conditions - improper emergency procedures
miscellaneous acts, conditions - failure of two or more engines
complete power loss - complete engine failure/flameout-2 engines
emergency circumstances - forced landing off airport on water

» NTSB File #3-1399


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