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Last updated: 18 September 2021
Status:Keine Untersuchung der Flugunfall-Untersuchungskommission
Datum:Samstag 30 Mai 1998
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic CVLP model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Convair CV-240-17
Fluggesellschaft:Trans Florida Airlines
Kennzeichen: N87949
Werknummer: 202
Baujahr: 1950
Betriebsstunden:18581
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-2800
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 2
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 2
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Aguadilla-Borinquen Airport (BQN) (   Puerto Rico)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Betriebsart:Ausbildungsflug
Flug von:Aguadilla-Borinquen Airport (BQN/TJBQ),
Flug nach:Aguadilla-Borinquen Airport (BQN/TJBQ),
Unfallbericht:
Convair CV-240 N87949 was engaged in a training flight out of Aguadilla-Borinquen Airport (BQN), Puerto Rico.
During a touch and go exercise, the trainee copilot lifted the landing gear handle, thinking it was the flap handle. The left hand main gear and nose landing gear collapsed. The plane settled onto the runway and skidded.

Informationsquelle:
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photo of Convair-CV-240-N87949
accident date: 30-05-1998
type: Convair CV-240
registration: N87949
 

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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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