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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 4158
Last updated: 12 July 2019
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Date:06-DEC-1968
Time:18:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft E18S
Owner/operator:Conquest Airways
Registration: N433AC
C/n / msn: BA-284
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:St.Thomas, VI -   U.S. Virgin Islands
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:San Juan, PR
Narrative:
aircraft computed to be loaded to aft cg limits.No wt and bal prepared by plt.Possible misuse of flaps. Crashed onto house, killing three children.

Sources:

NTSB
El Siglo de Torreón 8 December 1968, p10
Correio da Manhã 8 December 1968, p18


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2008 12:00 ASN archive Added
08-Sep-2015 17:06 TB Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Oct-2015 19:03 TB Updated [Other fatalities, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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