Narrative:The aircraft landed 100 m short, when in a 30° bank turn onto final approach. The YS-11 crashed in 40cm deep snow and broke.
Probable Cause:PROBABLE CAUSE: The pilot misjudged altitude and distance in low ceiling and handled the power controls improperly.
|investigating agency: ||Aircraft Accidents Investigation Commission (AAIC) - Japan |
|number: ||Final report|
|released:||18 October 1984|
|duration of investigation: ||1 year and 7 months|
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» Aircraft and Railway Accidents Investigation Commission (ARAIC) Japan
» Flight International 19.03.1983 (702)
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Distance from Sapporo-Chitose Airport to Nakashibetsu Airport as the crow flies is 278 km (174 miles).