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Last updated: 26 October 2021
Fecha:viernes 20 junio 1969
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic BE99 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 99 Airliner
Operador:Cascade Airways
Registración: N2550A
Numéro de série: U-106
Año de Construcción: 1969
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-20
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 2
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Pasco-Tri-Cities Airport, WA (PSC) (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: Ascenso Inicial (ICL)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico No Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Pasco-Tri-Cities Airport, WA (PSC/KPSC), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Spokane International Airport, WA (GEG/KGEG), Estados Unidos de América
The aircraft pitched up steeply after takeoff, lost control and crashed. The pitch trim was found in the full nose up position. The captain's seat was unlocked and fully aft.

Probable Cause:

pilot in command - inadequate preflight preparation and/or planning
copilot - improper operation of flight controls
copilot - failed to obtain/maintain flying speed



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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 Pasco-Tri-Cities Airport, WA to Spokane International Airport, WA as the crow flies is 191 km (120 miles).

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