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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 42293
Last updated: 29 May 2020
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Date:17-AUG-1998
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C150 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 150J
Owner/operator:Wings Jamaica
Registration: 6Y-JPM
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Tinson Pen Aerodrome, Kingston -   Jamaica
Phase: Approach
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Boscobel Airport (OCJ/MKBS) Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Destination airport:Tinson Pen Aerodrome (KTP/MKTP) Kingston, Jamaica i
Narrative:
On August 9, 1998, 6Y-JPM, an instructional flight, a Cessna 150J, operated by Wings Jamaica, collided with the ground near Tinson Pen, Jamaica. Visual meteorological conditions existed. The instructor and student pilot were fatally injured. The airplane was destroyed. The departure point was Boscobel, Jamaica, and the destination was Tinson Pen.

According to the Jamaican Civil Aviation Authority, the aircraft was observed maneuvering at low altitude when the engine lost power. The aircraft subsequently pitched up and then down before it descended to the ground. The instructor and student respectively had 344 and 25 hours of total flight time.

Sources:

NTSB Identification: IAD98WA101 at https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief2.aspx?_ev_id=20001211X10885&ntsbno=IAD98WA101&akey=1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Oct-2008 10:30 ASN archive Added
09-Mar-2015 18:33 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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