Descripción del Accidente ASN 15 JUN 1954 Douglas C-54G-1-DO (DC-4) N30070 - Gage Airport, OK (GAG)
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Estado:Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Fecha:martes 15 junio 1954
Hora:03:20
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-54G-1-DO (DC-4)
Operador:Great Lakes Airlines (1)
Registración: N30070
Numéro de série: 35931
Año de Construcción: 1945
Horas Totales de la Célula:21923
Motores: 4 Pratt & Whitney R-2000-9M4
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 79
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 82
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Gage Airport, OK (GAG) (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Kansas City Municipal Airport, MO (MKC/KMKC), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Hollywood-Lockheed Air Terminal, CA (BUR/KBUR), Estados Unidos de América
Número de Vuelo: 146
Descripción:
An uncontrollable no. 3 engine fire forced the crew to carry out an off runway emergency landing. The aircraft burned out.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE: "A bearing failure of the no.3 engine generator causing extreme frictional heat and the release of inflammable fluid which ignited in flight."

Accident investigation:

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Investigating agency: CAB
Status: Investigation completed
Accident number: final report
Download report: Final report

Fuentes:
» ICAO Accident Digest, Circular 47-AN/42 (115-117)


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Distance from Kansas City Municipal Airport, MO to Hollywood-Lockheed Air Terminal, CA as the crow flies is 2168 km (1355 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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