Descripción del Accidente ASN 12 SEP 1979 Curtiss C-46A-60-CK Commando N7768B - South Caicos International Airport (XSC)
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Estado:
Fecha:mircoles 12 septiembre 1979
Hora:06:15
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic C46 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Curtiss C-46A-60-CK Commando
Operador:Rich International Airways
Registración: N7768B
Numéro de série: 467
Año de Construcción: 1945
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-2800-51
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 1
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:1,6 km (1 milles) W de la costa de South Caicos International Airport (XSC) (   Islas Turcas y Caicos)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Carga
Aeropuerto de Salida:Grand Turk Island Airport (GDT/MBJT), Islas Turcas y Caicos
Aeropuerto de Llegada:South Caicos International Airport (XSC/MBSC), Islas Turcas y Caicos
Descripción:
Ditched after engine failure just short of the South Caicos runway 11.

Fuentes:
» NTSB


Fotos

photo of Curtiss-C-46A-Commando-N7768B
accident date: 12-09-1979
type: Curtiss C-46A Commando
registration: N7768B
photo of Curtiss-C-46A-Commando-N7768B
accident date: 12-09-1979
type: Curtiss C-46A Commando
registration: N7768B
photo of Curtiss-C-46A-Commando-N7768B
accident date: 12-09-1979
type: Curtiss C-46A Commando
registration: N7768B
 

Map
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Grand Turk Island Airport to South Caicos International Airport as the crow flies is 40 km (25 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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