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Last updated: 20 October 2021
Estado:- (No safety board investigation)
Fecha:jueves 18 enero 2018
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic CVLT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Convair CV-580F
Operador:Air Tribe
Registración: XA-TRB
Numéro de série: 52
Año de Construcción: 1953
Motores: 2 Allison 501-D13D
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 2
Daños en la Aeronave: Considerable
Ubicación:Brownsville-South Padre Island International Airport, TX (BRO) (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: En Espera (STD)
Aeropuerto de Salida:-
Aeropuerto de Llegada:-
A Convair CV-580F suffered an undercarriage collapse during a maintenance engine run-up test at Brownsville-South Padre Island International Airport, Texas, USA.
The propellers contacted the ground, causing substantial damage and the right hand side of the fuselage shows a large tear.

» Gear collapse damages plane at Brownsville airport (, 19 Jan. 2018)


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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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