Crash-aerien 22 AUG 1962 d'un Martin 4-0-4 N40401 - Wilmington-New Hanover County Airport, NC (ILM)
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Statuts:Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Date:mercredi 22 aot 1962
Type/Sous-type:Silhouette image of generic M404 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Martin 4-0-4
Compagnie:Piedmont Airlines
Immatriculation: N40401
Numéro de série: 14101
Année de Fabrication:
Heures de vol:20260
Equipage:victimes: 0 / à bord: 3
Passagers:victimes: 0 / à bord: 0
Total:victimes: 0 / à bord: 3
Dégats de l'appareil: Perte Totale
Conséquences: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Lieu de l'accident:Wilmington-New Hanover County Airport, NC (ILM) (   Etats-Unis d'Amérique)
Phase de vol: A l'atterrissage (LDG)
Aéroport de départ:Wilmington-New Hanover County Airport, NC (ILM/KILM), Etats-Unis d'Amérique
Aéroport de destination:Wilmington-New Hanover County Airport, NC (ILM/KILM), Etats-Unis d'Amérique
The Martin 4-0-4 was engaged in a local training flight out of Wilmington (ILM). Upon landing the airplane swerved off the runway, causing substantial damage.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE: "Unwanted propeller reversal during a critical phase of landing caused by malfunction of the propeller low pitch stop lever assembly, resulting from foreign matter in the servo valve control."

» NTSB File 1-0057


photo of Martin-4-0-4-N40401
accident date: 22-08-1962
type: Martin 4-0-4
registration: N40401


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