NTSB Identification: MIA88FA132B
Nonscheduled 14 CFR AERIAL TRANSIT CO
Accident occurred Tuesday, March 29, 1988 in MIAMI, FL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/13/1989
Aircraft: DOUGLAS DC-6B, registration: N92BL
Injuries: 5 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators either traveled in support of this investigation or conducted a significant amount of investigative work without any travel, and used data obtained from various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THE PLT STATED THAT DURING HIS ATTEMPT TO TAXI AROUND N30042, HE THOUGHT HE HAD ENOUGH CLEARANCE TO GET BY, BUT MISJUDGED THE DISTANCE & THE RUDDER OF THE MERLIN ACFT WAS STRUCK BY THE DC6B'S LEFT WING TIP.

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:

CLEARANCE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..AIRCRAFT PARKED/STANDING

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