- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: March 18, 1994
Time: 11:43
Location: Key West, Florida
Operator: Chalk's International Airlines
Flight #: ?
Route: Key West Harbor - Key West
AC Type: Grumman G-73T Turbo Mallard
Registration: N150FB
cn / ln: J-51
Aboard: 2   (passengers:0  crew:2)
Fatalities: 2   (passengers:0  crew:2)
Ground: 0
Summary: After discharging passengers the sea plane took off, the nose pitched up and crashed. Failure of the pilot-in-command to assure the bilges were adequately pumped free of water, which resulted in the aft center of gravity limit to be exceeded, and failure of the aircrew to follow the checklist. A factor related to the accident was the water leak.
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