Date: April 04, 1994
Time: 14:46
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Operator: KLM Cityhopper
Flight #: 433
Route: Amsterdam - Cardiff
AC Type: Saab 340B
Registration: PH-KSH
cn / ln: 195
Aboard: 24   (passengers:21  crew:3)
Fatalities: 3   (passengers:2  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: Shortly after taking off, the plane experienced engine problems and returned to the airport. While attempting to land the aircraft rolled to the right, pitched up, stalled and crashed. Inadequate use of the flight controls during an asymmetric go-around resulting in loss of control. Contributing factors were insufficient understanding of the flightcrew of the SAAB 340B engine oil system, lack of awareness of the consequences of an aircraft configuration with one engine in flight idle and poor crew resource management.

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