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Last updated: 15 August 2020
Estado:Final
Fecha:domingo 9 febrero 1975
Hora:17:55
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic BA11 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
BAC One-Eleven 401AK
Operador:Jet Travel
Registración: N711ST
Numéro de série: 058
Año de Construcción: 1966
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 6
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 38
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 44
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:South Lake Tahoe Airport, CA (TVL) (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: Despegue (TOF)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico No Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Lake Tahoe Airport, CA (TVL/KTVL), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Denver (unknown airport), CO, Estados Unidos de América
Descripción:
Departure from Lake Tahoe had to be delayed by 1 hour because of de-icing procedures and snow removal at the airport. Takeoff clearance was received at 17:55. At 1610 m into the takeoff run the left gear struck a snow-drift. The aircraft swerved off the left side of the runway and came to rest 66 m left of the runway. The nosegear and right wing were torn off. Weather at the time of the accident was bad: ceiling 30 m indefinite, sky obscured, visibility 200 m with heavy snow and a temperature of -0,6 deg. C.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE:
pilot in command - initiated flight in adverse weather conditions
copilot - failed to maintain directional control
FACTORS:
pilot in command - misused or failed to use flaps
personnel - airport supervisory personnel: improper/inadequate snow removal
airports/airways/facilities - airport conditions: snow on runway
weather - low ceiling
weather - snow

Fuentes:
» NTSB


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photo of BAC-One-Eleven-401AK-N711ST
accident date: 09-02-1975
type: BAC One-Eleven 401AK
registration: N711ST
 
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