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Last updated: 10 July 2020
Statuts:Enquête Officielle
Date:dimanche 9 février 1975
Heure:17:55
Type/Sous-type:Silhouette image of generic BA11 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
BAC One-Eleven 401AK
Compagnie:Jet Travel
Immatriculation: N711ST
Numéro de série: 058
Année de Fabrication: 1966
Equipage:victimes: 0 / à bord: 6
Passagers:victimes: 0 / à bord: 38
Total:victimes: 0 / à bord: 44
Dégats de l'appareil: Perte Totale
Conséquences: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Lieu de l'accident:South Lake Tahoe Airport, CA (TVL) (   Etats-Unis d'Amérique)
Phase de vol: Au décollage (TOF)
Nature:Charter National
Aéroport de départ:Lake Tahoe Airport, CA (TVL/KTVL), Etats-Unis d'Amérique
Aéroport de destination:Denver (unknown airport), CO, Etats-Unis d'Amérique
Détails:
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

Sources:
» NTSB


Photos

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