Flugunfall 21 JAN 1998 einer ATR 42-320 N15827 - Hartford-Bradley International Airport, CT (BDL)
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Status:Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Datum:Mittwoch 21 Januar 1998
Zeit:21:23
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic AT43 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
ATR 42-320
Fluggesellschaft:Continental Express
Kennzeichen: N15827
Werknummer: 175
Baujahr: 1990
Betriebsstunden:18157
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PW121
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 3
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 36
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 39
Sachschaden: schwer beschädigt
Konsequenzen: Repaired
Unfallort:Hartford-Bradley International Airport, CT (BDL) (   USA)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Newark International Airport, NJ (EWR/KEWR), USA
Flug nach:Windsor Locks-Bradley International Airport, CT (BDL/KBDL), USA
Flugnummer:3332
Unfallbericht:
During the landing roll, a fire erupted in the right engine. The airplane was stopped on the runway, the engines were shut down, and the occupants evacuated. The fire handles for both engines were pulled and both fire bottles on the right engine discharged. However, the fire on the right engine continued to burn. The airport fire services attended shortly afterwards and extinguished the fire.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE: "The improper overhaul of lug holes on the fuel/oil heat exchanger. A factor was the lack of direction contained in the manufacturer's overhaul manual for working with the lug holes."

Accident investigation:

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Investigating agency: NTSB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 3 years and 6 months
Accident number: NYC98FA062
Download report: Summary report

Informationsquelle:
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Distance from Newark International Airport, NJ to Windsor Locks-Bradley International Airport, CT as the crow flies is 185 km (115 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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