Descripción del Accidente ASN 14 JUL 1990 Lockheed L-188CF Electra N4465F - Aruba-Reina Beatrix Airport (AUA)
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Estado:Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Fecha:sbado 14 julio 1990
Hora:16:27
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic L188 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed L-188CF Electra
Operador:TPI International Airways
Registración: N4465F
Numéro de série: 1096
Año de Construcción: 1959-09-29 (30 years 10 months)
Motores: 4 Allison 501-D13
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Aruba-Reina Beatrix Airport (AUA) (   Aruba)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Carga
Aeropuerto de Salida:Aruba-Reina Beatrix Airport (AUA/TNCA), Aruba
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Panama City-Tocumen International Airport (PTY/MPTO), Panamá
Descripción:
The no. 3 propeller gearbox failed, causing the prop to separate. A broken propeller blade struck the no. 4 propeller, which also separated. A propeller then crossed under the aircraft slicing through the fuselage, cables, hydraulics and pressure vessel, damaging the no. 2 engine.
The no. 2, 3 and 4 engines were shut down. An emergency landing was carried out at Aruba with no brakes, 10deg flaps and limited flight controls.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE: "The in-flight loss of the nos 3 and 4 propellers and gearboxes for undetermined reasons. The failed components were not recovered from the Caribbean sea."

Fuentes:
» ICAO Adrep Summary 3/94 (#79)
» NTSB
» Scramble Vol.12, nr. 05


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photo of Lockheed-L-188CF-Electra-N4465F
accident date: 14-07-1990
type: Lockheed L-188CF Electra
registration: N4465F
 

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 Aruba-Reina Beatrix Airport to Panama City-Tocumen International Airport as the crow flies is 1086 km (679 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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