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Last updated: 23 October 2016
Datum:Freitag 15 Februar 1980
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic CVLP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Convair CV-240-0
Fluggesellschaft:William J Evans
Kennzeichen: N8330C
Werknummer: 109
Baujahr: 1948
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 3
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 3
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Port-au-Prince (   Haiti)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Betriebsart:Ungültiger Flug
Flug von:Port-au-Prince Airport (PAP/MTPP), Haiti
Flug nach:?
About 45 minutes after takeoff from Port-au-Prince the Convair tried to return due to engine problems. An emergency landing was made with the left engine and wing on fire. The three occupants had disappeared by the time rescue services arrived. The aircraft was carrying marijuana.



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