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Last updated: 19 October 2019
Datum:Mittwoch 2 Juli 1975
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic BE99 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 99 Airliner
Fluggesellschaft:Touraine Air Transport - TAT
Kennzeichen: F-BTQE
Werknummer: U- 61
Baujahr: 1969
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-20
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 2
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 6 / Insassen: 6
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 8 / Insassen: 8
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Nantes Château-Bougon Airport (NTE) (   Frankreich)
Flugphase: Anfangssteigflug (ICL)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Nantes Château-Bougon Airport (NTE/LFRS), Frankreich
Flug nach:Brest-Guipavas Airport (BES/LFRB), Frankreich
Crashed on a railway line following no. 2 engine failure and fire on takeoff. The pilot was probably attempting to return to Nantes following the engine failure.

» Aviation News 25.07.1975
» Flight International 10 July 1975 (30)


photo of Beechcraft-99-F-BTQE
accident date: 02-07-1975
type: Beechcraft 99
registration: F-BTQE

This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Nantes Château-Bougon Airport to Brest-Guipavas Airport as the crow flies is 253 km (158 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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