Vliegtuigongeval op 23 FEB 1975 met Rockwell Sabreliner 75A N5107 - Pontiac, MI
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Status:Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Datum:zondag 23 februari 1975
Type:Silhouette image of generic SBR1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Rockwell Sabreliner 75A
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:General Motors
Registratie: N5107
Constructienummer: 380-8
Bouwjaar: 1974
Motoren: 2 General Electric CF700
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 1 / inzittenden: 2
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 1 / inzittenden: 2
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:6,5 km (4.1 mijl) van Pontiac, MI (   Verenigde Staten)
Fase: Nadering (APR)
Soort vlucht:Zaken
Vliegveld van vertrek:Detroit (unknown airport), MI, Verenigde Staten
Vliegveld van aankomst:Pontiac Airport, MI (PTK/KPTK), Verenigde Staten
Hit tree and crashed while on approach in rain and fog.

Probable Cause:

pilot in command - improper IFR operation
miscellaneous acts,conditions - crew coordination-poor
weather - low ceiling
weather - rain
weather - fog
weather briefing - briefed by flight service personnel, by phone
weather forecast - forecast substantially correct



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