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Last updated: 3 June 2020
Estado:Final
Fecha:viernes 13 julio 1979
Hora:15:15
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-3-313
Operador:M.J. Supply Inc.
Registración: N21782
Numéro de série: 2170
Año de Construcción: 1939
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 2
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Belle Glade, FL (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Naturaleza:Ferry/Posicionado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Saint Louis (unknown airport), MO, Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Boca Raton Public Airport, FL (BCT/KBCT), Estados Unidos de América
Descripción:
A Douglas DC-3, registration N21782, was damaged beyond repair in a forced landing near Belle Glade, Florida.
The airplane was being ferried from Saint Louis to Boca Raton when it ran out of fuel. When both engines flamed out, a forced landing was carried out on a field with high vegetation. The DC-3 nosed down.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSES:
pilot in command - inadequate preflight preparation and/or planning
pilot in command - mismanagement of fuel
miscellaneous acts,conditions - miscalculated fuel consumption
miscellaneous acts,conditions - fuel exhaustion
FACTORS:
powerplant - powerplant-instruments: fuel quantity gauge
miscellaneous acts,conditions - improper alignment/adjustment
terrain - high vegetation

Fuentes:
» NTSB


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