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Last updated: 20 September 2020
Datum:vrijdag 11 april 1980
Type:Silhouette image of generic LJ25 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Learjet 25B
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Thunderbird Airways
Registratie: N25TA
Constructienummer: 25-196
Bouwjaar: 1975
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 2 / inzittenden: 2
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 2 / inzittenden: 2
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:10 km (6.3 mijl) W of Conlon, TX (   Verenigde Staten)
Fase: Kruisvlucht (ENR)
Soort vlucht:Ferry
Vliegveld van vertrek:Vernal Airport, UT (VEL/KVEL), Verenigde Staten
Vliegveld van aankomst:Houston (unknown airport), TX, Verenigde Staten
Lost control at FL412 after encountering clear air turbulence and crashed in a steep high speed descent.

Probable Cause:

miscellaneous - undetermined
miscellaneous acts,conditions - separation in flight


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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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