Accident Hawker 900XP N805D, Friday 3 January 2020
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Date:Friday 3 January 2020
Type:Silhouette image of generic H25B model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Hawker 900XP
Owner/operator:Million Air San Juan
Registration: N805D
MSN: HA-0113
Year of manufacture:2009
Total airframe hrs:2198 hours
Engine model:Honeywell TFE731-50R
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial, written off
Location:San Juan-Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci Airport (SIG) -   Puerto Rico
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:La Romana-Casa de Campo International Airport (LRM/MDLR)
Destination airport:San Juan-Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci Airport (SIG/TJIG)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
As the pilot and copilot of the business jet were conducting an instrument approach to runway 09 at San Juan-Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci Airport, Puerto Rico. As the airplane was about to touch down, the pilot reduced the engine power. The airplane then descended and landed hard on a grassy area short of the runway threshold. The fuselage sustained substantial damage. The pilot reported that there were no preaccident mechanical malfunctions or failures with the airplane what would have precluded normal operation.

Probable Cause: The pilot's failure to maintain a proper descent rate during landing, which resulted in a hard landing short of the runway.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: ERA20CA073
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 5 months
Download report: Final report




photo (c) FAA; San Juan-Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci Airport (SIG); 03 January 2020

photo (c) FAA; San Juan-Fernando Luis Ribas Dominicci Airport (SIG); 03 January 2020

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