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Date:Sunday 8 November 2015
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE99 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 99 Airliner
Operator:Hummingbird Air
Registration: N7994R
MSN: U-103
First flight: 1969
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-20
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Saint Lucia-George F. L. Charles Airport (SLU) (   Saint Lucia)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:Saint Lucia-George F. L. Charles Airport (SLU/TLPC), Saint Lucia
A Beechcraft 99 suffered a right hand main landing gear collapse on landing at Saint Lucia-George F. L. Charles Airport. The aircraft came to rest on the right hand side of the runway with the wing tip resting in the grass. The no. 2 engine propeller blades were damaged.

Landing gear collapse
Runway mishap


METAR Weather report:
12:00 UTC / 08:00 local time:
TLPC 081200Z 11011KT 4000 SHRA FEW004 FEW014CB SCT017 BKN035 26/24 Q1016 NOSIG

13:00 UTC / 09:00 local time:
TLPC 081300Z 11007KT 9000 VCSH GEW014CB BKN035 28/24 Q1016 TEMPO SHRA


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URGENT: Plane Crash Lands in St. Lucia

Posted by Caribbean News Service on Sunday, 8 November 2015

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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