Crash of a Convair CV-440 Metropolitan in Tortola: 1 killed

Date & Time: Jul 12, 2004 at 0715 LT
Registration:
N4826C
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
San Juan-Saint Martin
MSN:
391
YOM:
1956
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
1
Captain / Total flying hours:
27200
Captain / Total hours on type:
924.00
Aircraft flight hours:
45771
Circumstances:
During a VFR cargo flight to the French-Dutch airport of Saint Martin, while 30 miles SE of Beef Island, the crew declared an emergency due to engine fire. Few minutes later, the twin engine aircraft crashed off shore, in the Antillean Sea. One wing was torn off in water impact and the copilot was rescued by Coast Guard crew. After few days searching, the pilot was still missing.

Crash of a Convair CV-240 in Luquillo

Date & Time: May 22, 1997 at 1530 LT
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
N355T
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
Schedule:
Saint Thomas-San Juan
MSN:
281
YOM:
1952
Country:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Captain / Total flying hours:
3200
Aircraft flight hours:
14239

Crash of a Convair CV-240 in Griffin

Date & Time: Mar 7, 1997 at 1400 LT
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
N357T
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Griffin-Augusta
MSN:
340
YOM:
1953
Location:
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Captain / Total flying hours:
18000
Captain / Total hours on type:
35.00
Aircraft flight hours:
16331