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Datum:vrijdag 1 april 1983
Type:Silhouette image of generic C500 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 500 Citation I
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Winn Exploration
Registratie: N700CW
Constructienummer: 500-0205
Aantal vlieguren:3440
Motoren: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada JT15D-1
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 2 / inzittenden: 2
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 2 / inzittenden: 2
Totaal:slachtoffers: 4 / inzittenden: 4
Schade: Vernield
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:5 km (3.1 mijl) van Eagle Pass-Winn Airfield, TX (   Verenigde Staten)
Fase: Nadering (APR)
Soort vlucht:Zaken
Vliegveld van vertrek:Corpus Christi International Airport, TX (CRP/KCRP), Verenigde Staten
Vliegveld van aankomst:Eagle Pass-Winn Airfield, TX, Verenigde Staten
Descended too low while trying to land at a private ranch landing strip at night. Struck the ground in a left bank, bounced, slid for 663 feet, hit a tree covered canal levee and burned.

Probable Cause:

proper altitude..not maintained..pilot in command
weather evaluation..poor..pilot in command
light condition..dark night
terrain condition..dirt bank/rising embankment
weather condition..obscuration



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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 Corpus Christi International Airport, TX en Eagle Pass-Winn Airfield, TX bedraagt 302 km (189 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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