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Estado:Final
Fecha:viernes 12 mayo 1978
Hora:15:30
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic CVLP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Convair CV-440-86
Operador:Argosy Airlines
Registración: N9302
Numéro de série: 416
Año de Construcción: 1957
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Shippingport, PA (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Ferry/Posicionado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Columbus (unknown airport), OH, Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Fort Lauderdale International Airport, FL (FLL/KFLL), Estados Unidos de América
Descripción:
One engine failed and the remaining engine suffered a partial loss of power. The Convair ditched in the Ohio River.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE:
pilot in command - improper in-flight decisions or planning
powerplant - engine structure: master and connecting rods
miscellaneous acts,conditions - material failure
miscellaneous acts,conditions - failure of two or more engines
FACTORS:
pilot in command - inadequate preflight preparation and/or planning
miscellaneous acts,conditions - aircraft came to rest in water
partial power loss - partial loss of power - 1 engine
complete power loss - complete engine failure/flameout-1 engine

Fuentes:
» NTSB


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photo of Convair-CV-440-86-N9302
accident date: 12-05-1978
type: Convair CV-440-86
registration: N9302
 
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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