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Last updated: 21 October 2019
Datum:maandag 6 april 1987
Type:Silhouette image of generic B190 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 1900
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Business Express Airlines
Registratie: N811BE
Constructienummer: UB-49
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 2
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 8
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 10
Schade: Groot
Gevolgen: Repaired
Plaats:Boston-Logan International Airport, MA (BOS) (   Verenigde Staten)
Fase: Taxi (TXI)
Soort vlucht:Binnenlandse lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Boston-Logan International Airport, MA (BOS/KBOS), Verenigde Staten
Vliegveld van aankomst:Albany Airport, NY (ALB/KALB), Verenigde Staten
During taxi operations in preparation for a takeoff from Boston Logan Airport, the Beech 1900 aircraft was struck by a ground vehicle.
As a result of that collision, the right side of the fuselage and the right wing required major repairs, costing about $1 million. The airplane was returned to service after about 9 months.

Probable Cause:

Probable cause:
visual lookout..inadequate..driver of vehicle
clearance..not maintained..driver of vehicle

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 8 months
Accident number: NYC87LA117
Download report: Summary report



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Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Boston-Logan International Airport, MA en Albany Airport, NY bedraagt 231 km (145 miles).

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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