Descripción del Accidente ASN 27 OCT 1998 Learjet 45 N454LJ - Wallops Island, VA
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Estado:Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Fecha:martes 27 octubre 1998
Hora:14:56
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic LJ45 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Learjet 45
Operador:Lear Jet Corp.
Registración: N454LJ
Numéro de série: 45-004
Año de Construcción: 1996
Horas Totales de la Célula:339
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Wallops Island, VA (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Naturaleza:Prueba
Aeropuerto de Salida:Chincoteague-Wallops Flight Center, VA (WAL/KWAL), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Chincoteague-Wallops Flight Center, VA (WAL/KWAL), Estados Unidos de América
Descripción:
Water ingestion test flights. Failure of the pilot to obtain/maintain alignment with the water pool on runway 22 resulted in loss of control. The Learjet departed the left side of the runway, and struck a pickup truck parked adjacent to the runway.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE: "The failure of the pilot to obtain/maintain alignment with the water pool, which resulted in the loss of control. Factors in the accident were the inadequate preflight planning of the flight test facility and the airplane manufacturer which resulted in hazards in the test area and the subsequent collision of the airplane with a vehicle. "

Accident investigation:

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Investigating agency: NTSB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 2 years and 5 months
Accident number: IAD99FA008
Download report: Summary report

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