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Last updated: 8 October 2015
Datum:Sonntag 31 März 1974
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic BE99 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 99
Fluggesellschaft:Air South
Kennzeichen: N848NS
Werknummer: U- 77
Baujahr: 1969
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-20
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 2
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 2
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 4
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:St. Simons Island, GA (   USA)
Flugphase: Taxi (TXI)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Brunswick-Malcolm McKinnon Airport, GA (SSI/KSSI), USA
Flug nach:Atlanta Municipal Airport, GA (ATL/KATL), USA
The Beech 99 was taxiing for takeoff when a fire erupted near the power distribution panel. The aircraft was destroyed by fire.

PROBABLE CAUSE: "Undetermined."



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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Brunswick-Malcolm McKinnon Airport, GA to Atlanta Municipal Airport, GA as the crow flies is 395 km (247 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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