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Last updated: 19 September 2019
Status:Final
Date:Wednesday 29 June 1983
Time:14:47
Type:Silhouette image of generic H25A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Siddeley HS-125-1A-522
Operator:Erasmus Inc
Registration: N125E
C/n / msn: 25110
First flight: 1966
Total airframe hrs:5283
Engines: 2 Rolls-Royce Viper 522
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Collision casualties:Fatalities: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Aircraft fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Houston-Hobby Airport, TX (HOU) (   United States of America)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Houston-William P. Hobby Airport, TX (HOU/KHOU), United States of America
Destination airport:Beaumont-Jefferson County Airport, TX (BPT/KBPT), United States of America
Narrative:
No. 1 engine failure simulated on takeoff. Control was lost, the plane settled with both maingear mounts failing. A fire started and it slid into Grumman American AA-5A N9844U which had stopped short of runway 13R after landing.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE:
supervision..inadequate..pilot in command(CFI)
directional control..not maintained..dual student
remedial action..inadequate..pilot in command(CFI)
CONTRIBUTING FACTORS
object..aircraft parked/standing
weather condition..crosswind
lack of total experience in type operation..dual student
overconfidence in aircraft's ability..pilot in command(CFI)

Sources:
» NTSB


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Distance from Houston-William P. Hobby Airport, TX to Beaumont-Jefferson County Airport, TX as the crow flies is 125 km (78 miles).

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