Atlas Air Flight 3591

Atlas Air Flight 3591
Atlas Air Flight 3591Saturday February 23, 2019
Atlas Air 3591, operating as Amazon Prime Air, crashed 30 miles short of its destination at Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston, Texas. Witnesses and CCTV footage indicate the plane was in a steep nosedive as it impacted Trinity Bay. The cause of the crash is undetermined, but CVR recordings indicate the pilots lost control of the aircraft roughly 18 seconds before impact.

Crash Details

DateSaturday February 23, 2019
LocationTrinity Bay; Anahuac, Texas
Passengers1
Crew2
Fatalities3
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeBoeing 767-300
OperatorAtlas Air
RegistrationN1217A
Flight OriginMiami, Florida
Flight DestinationHouston, Texas

Recording

In the Media

Trinity Bay; Anahuac, Texas
Atlas Air
Boeing 767-300
2019