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Last updated: 19 November 2019
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Datum:woensdag 26 september 2007
Tijd:04:37 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic F406 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Reims Cessna F406 Caravan II
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Fugro Airborne Surveys
Registratie: ZS-SSD
Constructienummer: F406-0027
Bouwjaar: 1988
Motoren: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-112
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 2 / inzittenden: 2
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 2 / inzittenden: 2
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Entebbe Airport (EBB) (   Oeganda)
Fase: InitiŽle klim (ICL)
Soort vlucht:Onderzoek
Vliegveld van vertrek:Entebbe Airport (EBB/HUEN), Oeganda
Vliegveld van aankomst:Masindi Airport (KCU/HUMI), Oeganda
Beschrijving:
Collided with the ground shortly after takeoff from runway 17; pilot and technician fatally injured.

Investigators found that the rudder trim was set to the full left at the time of the accident as opposed to the normal (central) take off setting.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE: "In-flight loss of control due to loss of airspeed and subsequent stall of the aircraft at low altitude".

Bronnen:
» NTSB
» Uganda: Entebbe Plane Disaster Blamed On Human Error (The Monitor, 15-2-2008)


Foto's

photo of Reims-Cessna-F406-Caravan-II-ZS-SSD
accident date: 26-09-2007
type: Reims Cessna F406 Caravan II
registration: ZS-SSD
photo of Reims-Cessna-F406-Caravan-II-PH-FWH
accident date: 26-09-2007
type: Reims Cessna F406 Caravan II
registration: PH-FWH
 

Kaart
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 Entebbe Airport en Masindi Airport bedraagt 205 km (128 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkís 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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