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Last updated: 19 September 2021
Estado:Final
Fecha:martes 12 enero 1971
Hora:18:20
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic BE99 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 99A Airliner
Operador:Rio Airways
Registración: N12RA
Numéro de série: U-131
Año de Construcción: 1969
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-27
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 13
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 15
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Killeen, TX (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Dallas-Love Field, TX (DAL/KDAL), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Killeen Municipal Airport, TX (ILE/KILE), Estados Unidos de América
Descripción:
The Beech 99A descended into the ground while on final approach to Killeen. Weather was below minima; visibility 3/4 mile or less, fog, 200 feet ceiling.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE:
pilot in command - improper IFR operation
FACTORS:
weather - low ceiling
weather - fog
weather briefing - briefed by flight service personnel, by phone
weather forecast - forecast substantially correct

Fuentes:
» NTSB


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Distance from Dallas-Love Field, TX to Killeen Municipal Airport, TX as the crow flies is 210 km (131 miles).

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