Accident Carstedt Jet Liner 600F N1200H, Friday 17 January 1975
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Date:Friday 17 January 1975
Type:Silhouette image of generic cajl model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Carstedt Jet Liner 600F
Owner/operator:Falcon Airways Inc.
Registration: N1200H
MSN: 04448
Year of manufacture:1955
Engine model:Garrett TPE331
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:2,4 km from Addison Airport, TX (ADS) -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Memphis International Airport, TN (MEM/KMEM)
Destination airport:Dallas-Addison Airport, TX (ADS/KADS)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
The Carstedt Jet Liner 600F descended below MDA in IFR conditions, hit power cables and crashed short of the runway.
The weather was worse than forecast. Ceiling at the accident site was 200 m, visibility was 2 miles or less with drizzle and fog.

pilot in command - improper IFR operation
pilot in command - improper in-flight decisions or planning
weather - low ceiling
weather - fog
miscellaneous acts,conditions - instruments-misread or failed to read
terrain - other

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: FTW75AF049
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 2 months
Download report: Final report



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