Descripción del Accidente ASN 22 OCT 2021 Cessna 208B Grand Caravan N754KP - Juneau International Airport, AK (JNU)
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Estado:Information verified through authorities or other official sources.
Fecha:viernes 22 octubre 2021
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic C208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 208B Grand Caravan
Operador:Alaska Seaplanes
Registración: N754KP
Numéro de série: 208B1264
Año de Construcción: 2007
Motores: 1 Honeywell TPE331-12JR
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 1
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 5
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 6
Daños en la Aeronave: Considerable
Ubicación:Juneau International Airport, AK (JNU) (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: Despegue (TOF)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Juneau International Airport, AK (JNU/PAJN), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Skagway Municipal Airport, AK (SGY/PAGY), Estados Unidos de América
Número de Vuelo:501
A Cessna 208B Grand Caravan crashed on takeoff from Juneau International Airport, Alaska. The plane sustained significant damage but the occupants were not injured.
The pilot reported that, she completed a preflight inspection before taxiing from parking, making both left and right turns, to the active runway for departure. She then completed the before takeoff checks which included a flight control check and was cleared for takeoff on runway 8 from C intersection. Once on the runway, she increased engine power and the airplane began to accelerate down the centerline of the runway. Around rotational speed, the aircraft veered abruptly to the right. In an effort to correct for the veer she applied left pedal, but the pedal travel felt limited, and the airplane continued to the right toward a float pond that parallels the runway. Believing the distance to the float pond was not adequate to safely stop, she continued the takeoff, and once airborne maneuvered the airplane toward the runway for an emergency landing. Once the pilot determined that a safe landing could be made, she pulled the firewall shutoff, fuel shutoff and moved the master switch to the off position. During the emergency
landing the right main landing gear and nose wheel collapsed, and the airplane sustained damage to both wings.

A postaccident examination of the nosewheel steering system, brake system and flight control system revealed no mechanical anomalies or irregularities that would have precluded normal operation.

Accident investigation:

Investigating agency: NTSB
Status: Investigation ongoing
Accident number: ANC22LA003
Download report: Preliminary report



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Distance from Juneau International Airport, AK to Skagway Municipal Airport, AK as the crow flies is 129 km (81 miles).
Accident location: Exact; deduced from 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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