Vliegtuigongeval op 28 OCT 1987 met Convair CV-640 N3411 - Bartlesville, OK
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Status:Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Datum:woensdag 28 oktober 1987
Type:Silhouette image of generic CVLT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Convair CV-640
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:SMB Stage Line
Registratie: N3411
Constructienummer: 31
Bouwjaar: 1952
Aantal vlieguren:44764
Motoren: 2 Rolls-Royce Dart 542
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 2
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 2
Schade: Vernield
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:nabij Bartlesville, OK (   Verenigde Staten)
Fase: Landing (LDG)
Soort vlucht:Vracht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Chicago-O'Hare International Airport, IL (ORD/KORD), Verenigde Staten
Vliegveld van aankomst:Oklahoma City-Will Rogers Airport, OK (OKC/KOKC), Verenigde Staten
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

Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Chicago-O'Hare International Airport, IL en Oklahoma City-Will Rogers Airport, OK bedraagt 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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