A Cessna 550 Citation II corporate jet was destroyed PDF Print E-mail
Status: Preliminary - official
Date: 17 NOV 2012
Time: ca 11:50
Type: Cessna 550 Citation II
Operator: United States Customs Service
Registration: N6763L
C/n / msn: 550-0673
First flight: 1991
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada JT15D-4
Crew: Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Passengers: Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Total: Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Airplane damage: Destroyed
Airplane fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location: Greenwood County Airport, SC (GRD) (United States of America)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature: Unknown
Departure airport: ?
Destination airport: Greenwood County Airport, SC (GRD/KGRD), United States of America
A Cessna 550 Citation II corporate jet was destroyed in a runway collision with a deer at Greenwood Municipal Airport, SC (GRD), USA. Both occupants escaped uninjured. The deer was killed.
Upon landing a deer crossed runway 09/27. The airplane collided with the deer. A fire erupted, destroying the airplane.

Last Updated ( Friday, 23 November 2012 )