Descripción del Accidente ASN 28 OCT 1987 Convair CV-640 N3411 - Bartlesville, OK
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Estado:Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Fecha:mircoles 28 octubre 1987
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic CVLT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Convair CV-640
Operador:SMB Stage Line
Registración: N3411
Numéro de série: 31
Año de Construcción: 1952
Horas Totales de la Célula:44764
Motores: 2 Rolls-Royce Dart 542
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 2
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Bartlesville, OK (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Chicago-O'Hare International Airport, IL (ORD/KORD), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Oklahoma City-Will Rogers Airport, OK (OKC/KOKC), Estados Unidos de América
Both engines quit at FL140; an emergency belly landing on a SOD runway. The aircraft slid off the runway and collided with trees. The accident happened because the crew forgot they crossfed both engines on the right fuel tank, which eventually became exhausted.

Probable Cause:

"Gear extension .. improper use of .. pilot in command
1 engine
All engines
Fluid,fuel .. starvation
Fuel tank selector position .. inattentive .. pilot in command
Emergency procedure .. improper .. pilot in command
Crew/group coordination .. improper .. pilot in command
Terrain condition .. ditch
Electrical system .. deteriorated
Checklist .. inadequate .. company/operator management
In-flight planning/decision .. improper .. pilot in command"

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 8 months
Accident number: FTW88MA021
Download report: Summary report

» ICAO Adrep Summary 6/89 (#17)


photo of Convair-CV-640-N3411
accident date: 28-10-1987
type: Convair CV-640
registration: N3411
photo of Convair-CV-640-N3411
accident date: 28-10-1987
type: Convair CV-640
registration: N3411

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 Chicago-O'Hare International Airport, IL to Oklahoma City-Will Rogers Airport, OK as the crow flies is 1107 km (692 miles).

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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