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Accident
Last updated: 18 October 2017
Estado:Final
Fecha:viernes 12 septiembre 2003
Hora:21:54
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic BE20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft B200 Super King Air
Operador:Willis Lease Finance Corporation
Registración: N600BV
Numéro de série: BB-254
Año de Construcción: 1977
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-41A
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 1 / Ocupantes: 1
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 9 / Ocupantes: 9
Total:Fatalidades: 10 / Ocupantes: 10
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:ca 1,5 km N off Caniçal, Madeira Island (   Portugal)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Privado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Funchal Airport (FNC/LPFU), Portugal
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Málaga Airport (AGP/LEMG), España
Descripción:
A Beechcraft B200 Super King Air, N600BV, crashed into the Atlantic Ocean shortly after takeoff from the Funchal Airport (FNC), Portugal. Al ten on board were killed.

Probable Cause:

The probable cause of the accident could not be established. Most likely, the airplane struck the water because of spatial disorientation on the part of the pilot.

Accident investigation:
cover
Investigating agency: GPIAA Portugal
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 2 years and 10 months
Accident number: 52/ACCID/2003
Download report: Final report


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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 Funchal Airport to Málaga Airport as the crow flies is 1197 km (748 miles).
Accident location: Exact; as reported in the official accident report.

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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