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Aviation Accident


NTSB Identification: MIA96WA110
Accident occurred Sunday, April 07, 1996 in VIRGIN GORDA, British Virgin Islands
Aircraft: de Havilland DH6, registration: N143SA
Injuries: 1 Minor, 10 Uninjured.

The foreign authority was the source of this information.

On April 7, 1996, about 0600 Atlantic standard time, N143SA, a Dehavilland DH6, operated by Dolphin Express Airlines crashed on takeoff roll at Virgin Gorda Airport, British Virgin Islands. The flight was a 14 CFR Part 135 scheduled international passenger commuter flight. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed at the time and a VFR flight plan was filed. The airplane was substantially damaged and the captain, first officer, and eight passengers reported no injuries. One passenger received minor injuries. The flight was originating at the time of the accident.