Accident Swearingen SA227-AC Metro III N3107P, Tuesday 28 November 2000
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Date:Tuesday 28 November 2000
Type:Silhouette image of generic SW4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Swearingen SA227-AC Metro III
Owner/operator:Aero Condor
Registration: N3107P
MSN: AC-496
Year of manufacture:1981
Engine model:Garrett TPE331-11U-611G
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Trujillo Airport (TRU) -   Peru
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Lima-Callao International Airport (LIM/SPIM)
Destination airport:Trujillo Airport (TRU/SPRU)
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
The Metro III departed Lima around 05:30 for a cargo flight to Trujillo. The flight crew had reported a complete loss of hydraulic power prior to initiating the approach. The flight crew was not able to extend the right main landing gear due to a leak in a hydraulic line in the right landing gear well. The runway was foamed and the crew performed an emergency landing with the other two landing gears extended.


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photo (c) via Werner Fischdick; Key West International Airport, FL (EYW); December 1987

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