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Fecha:martes 12 mayo 1987
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic LJ35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Learjet 35A
Operador:Corporate Jets
Registración: N100EP
Numéro de série: 35A-150
Año de Construcción: 1978
Horas Totales de la Célula:4203
Motores: 2 Garrett TFE731-2-2B
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 2
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:West Mifflin, PA (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: Ascenso Inicial (ICL)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Pittsburgh-Allegheny County Airport, PA (AGC/KAGC), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Teterboro Airport, NJ (TEB/KTEB), Estados Unidos de América
Prof check flight with a simulated single engine power loss on takeoff. It climbed only about 50 feet. The nose pitched up and the plane went in a steep bank attitude, descended and crashed in wooded terrain in a right wing down, nose high attitude.

Probable Cause:

raising of flaps..premature..copilot/second pilot
supervision..inadequate..pilot in command(cfi)

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 7 months
Accident number: DCA87MA031
Download report: Summary report
Language: English



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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 Pittsburgh-Allegheny County Airport, PA to Teterboro Airport, NJ as the crow flies is 495 km (309 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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