Accident
Last updated: 21 August 2014
Status:
Datum:Samstag 18 März 1995
Zeit:13:21 EST
Flugzeugtyp:Convair CV-440
Betrieben durch:Gulf & Caribbean Cargo
Gemietet von :Winemiller Aviation
Kennzeichen: N137CA
Werknummer: 317
Baujahr: 1956
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 2
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 29
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 31
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Cap Haitien Airport (CAP) (   Haiti) show on map
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Betriebsart:Internationaler außerplanmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Fort Lauderdale International Airport, FL (FLL/KFLL), USA
Flug nach:Cap Haitien Airport (CAP/MTCH), Haiti
Unfallbericht:
Took off from Fort Lauderdale at 10:20 for a flight on behalf of the Metro Nord Travel Club to Cap Haitien.
After extension of the wing flaps and landing gear the aircraft lost hydraulic pressure. The approach was continued and the emergency air brake was armed. During the landing roll the left main gear brakes locked due to a reported malfunction of the air brake system. The tires ruptured and the aircraft veered to the left and departed the runway. The aircraft then collided with the UH-60 which was parked about 40 feet from the edge of the runway.
Written off??


Informationsquelle:
» Air Safety Week 10.04.1995 (p. 10)
» ICAO Adrep Summary 3/95 (#54)
» Preliminary aviation accident/incident reports provided by the National Transportation Safety Board
» Scramble 194(60)


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N137CA was sold to Winemiller Aviation and leased to Gulf and Caribbean Cargo in September 1993
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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 Fort Lauderdale International Airport, FL to Cap Haitien Airport as the crow flies is 1070 km (669 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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