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Last updated: 21 October 2019
Fecha:miércoles 29 noviembre 1967
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic LJ23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Learjet 23
Operador:Jet International
Registración: N690LJ
Numéro de série: 23-078
Año de Construcción:
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 1 / Ocupantes: 1
Total:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 3
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:1,1 km (0.7 milles) SW of Orlando-Herndon Airport, FL (ORL) (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Jacksonville-Thomas Cole Imeson Municipal Airport, FL, Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Miami International Airport, FL (MIA/KMIA), Estados Unidos de América
Learjet N690LJ was en route to Miami (MIA) when the pilot encountered fuel transfer problems. He decided to divert to Orlando-Herndon Airport, FL (ORL) for an emergency landing. Stalled and entered a spin while attempting a go around. The Learjet crashed into a house at 2811 Oxford Street, Orlando.
The captain of N690LJ was also president of Jet International.

Probable Cause:

pilot in command - failed to obtain/maintain flying speed
miscellaneous acts, conditions - improper emergency procedures
powerplant - fuel system: pumps
personnel - maintenance,servicing,inspection: inadequate maintenance and inspection
emergency circumstances - precautionary landing on airport

» St. Petersburg Times - Dec 1, 1967


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Distance from Jacksonville-Thomas Cole Imeson Municipal Airport, FL to Miami International Airport, FL as the crow flies is 528 km (330 miles).
Accident location: Exact; deduced from official accident report.

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