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Last updated: 26 January 2020
Status:Schlussbericht
Datum:Montag 18 Januar 1988
Zeit:10:10
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic H25A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Siddeley HS-125-600B
Fluggesellschaft:Aero Astra
Kennzeichen: XA-KUT
Werknummer: 256028
Baujahr: 1974
Betriebsstunden:2812
Triebwerk: 2 Rolls-Royce Viper 601
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 1 / Insassen: 2
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 6
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 1 / Insassen: 8
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Houston-William P. Hobby Airport, TX (HOU) (   USA)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Betriebsart:Geschäftsflug
Flug von:Laredo International Airport, TX (LRD/KLRD), USA
Flug nach:Houston-William P. Hobby Airport, TX (HOU/KHOU), USA
Unfallbericht:
ILS approach to runway 04 with an RVR of 1400 feet. Descended below decision height and collided with powerlines at 70 feet, 6500 feet short of the runway. Minimum RVR for a runway 04 approach was 2400 feet.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE:
IFR procedure..improper..pilot in command
decision height..not identified..pilot in command
CONTRIBUTING FACTORS:
weather condition..below approach/landing minimums
object..wire,transmission

Informationsquelle:
» NTSB


Fotos

photo of HS-125-600B-XA-KUT
accident date: 18-01-1988
type: Hawker Siddeley HS-125-600B
registration: XA-KUT
 

Map
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Laredo International Airport, TX to Houston-William P. Hobby Airport, TX as the crow flies is 468 km (292 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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