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Last updated: 22 November 2019
Estado:Final
Fecha:miércoles 17 agosto 1983
Hora:16:40
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic BE10 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft A100 King Air
Operador:Padosa Productions
Registración: N129D
Numéro de série: B-134
Año de Construcción: 1972
Horas Totales de la Célula:9420
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-28
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 9
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 11
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Vieques Airport (VQS) (   Puerto Rico)
Fase: Ascenso Inicial (ICL)
Naturaleza:Privado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Saint Croix-Alexander Hamilton Airport (STX/TISX), Islas Vírgenes Americanas
Aeropuerto de Llegada:San Juan-Isla Verde International Airport (SJU/TJSJ), Puerto Rico
Descripción:
A Beechcraft A100 King Air sustained substantial damage in a crash-landing during a touch and go landing at Vieques Airport (VQS). The airplane climbed with the nose high and tail low but could not gain height. It sank into citrus trees 1200 ft from the end of the runway. The aircraft went 150 ft through the trees and 350 ft on the ground before stopping.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSES:
judgment - poor - pilot in command
lift-off - premature - pilot in command
distance - inadequate - pilot in command
airspeed(vlof) - below - pilot in command
FACTOR:
object - tree(s)

Fuentes:
» NTSB


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Distance from Saint Croix-Alexander Hamilton Airport to San Juan-Isla Verde International Airport as the crow flies is 150 km (94 miles).

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