Crash of a De Havilland Dash-8-300 in Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera Island

Date & Time: Apr 20, 2007 at 1715 LT
Operator:
Registration:
C6-BFN
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Nassau-Governor\\'s Harbour
MSN:
159
YOM:
1989
Country:
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
44
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:

On landing, the left main landing gear collapsed. The aircraft veered off runway and was damaged beyond repair. All occupants espaced uninjured.

Crash of a Convair CV-340 in Miami

Date & Time: Dec 4, 2004 at 0851 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
N41626
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Miami-Nassau
MSN:
274
YOM:
1955
Location:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Captain / Total flying hours:
3100
Captain / Total hours on type:
2400.00
Aircraft flight hours:
18465
Circumstances:
Five minutes after his departure from Miami-Opa Locka airport, the pilot informed ATC about technical problem with left engine (vibration and smoke). The crew tried to feather the propeller but without success, so it was decided to ditch the aircraft in the Maule Lake, northeast of Miami Beach. It appears that the left engine failed due do bad maintenance. Aircraft was also overloaded.

Crash of a Beechcraft 1900C in Bahamas

Date & Time: Oct 22, 2004 at 1345 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
N79YV
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Arthur's Town-Nassau
MSN:
UB-041
YOM:
1985
Flight number:
SAC204
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
8
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
During flight, one of the engines quit and shortly after, the second engine lost power. The crew decided to perform an emergency landing in a lagoon just off New Providence Island. Five passengers were slightly injured. The cause of engire failure was not determined.

Crash of a Piper PA-31 Navajo Chieftain in Dominican Republic: 1 killed

Date & Time: Nov 3, 2002 at 2330 LT
Registration:
N74946
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Nassau-Port-au-Prince
MSN:
31-7305095
YOM:
1973
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
2
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
1

Crash of a Cessna 402 in Nassau

Date & Time: Apr 3, 2002 at 1210 LT
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
N768WC
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Nassau-Bimini
MSN:
402-1066
YOM:
1976
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0

Crash of a Convair CV-580 in Miami

Date & Time: Dec 6, 2001 at 2258 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
N582HG
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Nassau-Fort Lauderdale-Miami
MSN:
046
YOM:
1953
Location:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Captain / Total flying hours:
12765
Captain / Total hours on type:
1940.00
Aircraft flight hours:
75103

Crash of a Rockwell Aero Commander 500 in Nassau: 1 killed

Date & Time: May 12, 1999 at 0859 LT
Registration:
N6138X
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Miami-Nassau
MSN:
500-927-10
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
1
Captain / Total flying hours:
1000