Houston Metro Airlines

Houston Metro Airlines Tuesday April 30, 1974
Crashed during takeoff. Inadequate preflight preparation and planning. Lack of familarity with aircraft. Misused flaps. Gust lock engaged.

Crash Details

DateTuesday April 30, 1974
LocationGalveston, Texas
Passengers10
Crew2
Fatalities6
Survivors6
Aircraft TypeBeechcraft 99
OperatorHouston Metro Airlines
RegistrationN853SA
Flight OriginGalveston, TX
Flight Destination Houston, TX
Galveston, Texas
Houston Metro Airlines
Beechcraft 99
1974