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Last updated: 28 November 2020
Datum:Samstag 13 Juni 2020
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic B350 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 300 Super King Air 350
Fluggesellschaft:Gama Aviation Signature
Kennzeichen: N858UP
Werknummer: FL-1049
Baujahr: 2016
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-60A
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen:
Sachschaden: Schwer beschädigt
Unfallort:Bedford-Hanscom Field, MA (BED) (   USA)
Flugphase: Start (TOF)
Flug von:Bedford-Hanscom Field, MA (BED/KBED), USA
Flug nach:Washington-Dulles International Airport, DC (IAD/KIAD), USA
A Beech Super King Air 350 returned to land at Bedford-Hanscom Field, Massachusetts, after suffering a bird strike on departure.
The aircraft safely landed back at Hanscom Field.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Status: Investigation ongoing
Accident number: ERA20CA218



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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line is connecting ADS-B datapoints from FlightAware.
Distance from Bedford-Hanscom Field, MA to Washington-Dulles International Airport, DC as the crow flies is 646 km (404 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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