Accident description
Last updated: 24 October 2014
Status:
Date:Wednesday 13 January 1993
Type:Embraer 110P1 Bandeirante
Operator:Titan Airways
Registration: G-ZAPE
C/n / msn: 110391
First flight: 1982
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-34
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Sellafield (   United Kingdom) show on map
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Southend Municipal Airport (SEN/EGMC), United Kingdom
Destination airport:Glasgow International Airport (GLA/EGPF), United Kingdom
Narrative:
A descent from 2400 feet to 1000 feet was initiated when weather deteriorated. The Bandeirante struck a hill in fog and strong winds.

Sources:
» Daily Telegraph 14.01.1993
» Flight International
» Scramble 165


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G-BPDL was re-registered G-ZAPE in November 1992.
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Map
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 Southend Municipal Airport to Glasgow International Airport as the crow flies is 581 km (363 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs 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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