Other Cessna 560XL Citation Excel N900WL, Wednesday 4 April 2018
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Date:Wednesday 4 April 2018
Time:00:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic C56X model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 560XL Citation Excel
Owner/operator:MTC Enterprises LLC
Registration: N900WL
MSN: 560-5037
Year of manufacture:1999
Total airframe hrs:8449 hours
Cycles:5408 flights
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney Canada PW545A
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Other
Location:Houston-William P. Hobby Airport, TX (HOU) -   United States of America
Phase: Standing
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Narrative:
During a thunderstorm, a local microburst hit a hangar at Houston's William P. Hobby Airport in Texas, USA. The hangar partially collapsed. Several aircraft, parked inside and outside, were damaged.
N900WL was struck and impacted by the building structure and another aircraft, suffering extensive and various forms of impact damage.

Alliance Air Parts subsequently acquired some aircraft for spares:
Cessna Citation 560XL N900WL (msn 560-5037); Learjet 40XR N626FX (msn 2120); Learjet 45XR N618CW (msn 430).

Sources:

click2houston.com

Location

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photo (c) Harro Ranter / ASN; Düsseldorf-Mönchengladbach DUS Express Airport (MGL/EDLN); 11 April 2013

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