- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: July 12, 1993
Time: ?
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Operator: Hyannis Air Service - Air Taxi
Flight #: ?
Route: ?
AC Type: Cessna 402C
Registration: N818AN
cn / ln: 402C0501
Aboard: 3   (passengers:2  crew:1)
Fatalities: 3   (passengers:2  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: The pilot told the local controller that the baggage door was open and he requested a 'go around.' the local controller told the pilot to make right traffic. Multiple witnesses saw the airplane in a nose high attitude during the initial climb after takeoff. They reported the pilot entered a right turn which continued until the airplane 'fell to the ground and hit nose first. The pilot's failure to maintain adequate airspeed while maneuvering in the traffic pattern. A factor which contributed to the accident was the pilot's failure to assure that the nose baggage compartment door was secured.
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