Narrative:On touchdown the left landing gear collapsed.
|Date:||Friday 20 April 2007|
de Havilland Canada DHC-8-301
|C/n / msn:|| 159|
|First flight:|| 1989|
|Engines:|| 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PW123|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 48 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Governor's Harbour Airport (GHB) (Bahamas)
|Phase:|| Landing (LDG)|
|Nature:||Domestic Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Nassau International Airport (NAS/MYNN), Bahamas|
|Destination airport:||Governor's Harbour Airport (GHB/MYEM), Bahamas|
» Probe Continues Into Crash Landing In Eleuthera (The Bahama Journal, 10-5-2007)
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 Nassau International Airport to Governor's Harbour Airport as the crow flies is 117 km (73 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.