Accident Cessna S550 Citation S/II S5-BAX, Wednesday 2 March 2011
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Date:Wednesday 2 March 2011
Type:Silhouette image of generic C550 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna S550 Citation S/II
Owner/operator:GIO Business Aviation
Registration: S5-BAX
MSN: S550-0028
Year of manufacture:1984
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney Canada JT15D-4B
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial, repaired
Location:Forli Airport (FRL) -   Italy
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Forli Airport (FRL/LIPK)
Destination airport:Torino-Caselle Airport (TRN/LIMF)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Cessna S550 Citation S/II corporate jet, S5-BAX, sustained substantial damage in a takeoff accident at Forli Airport (FRL), Italy. The two pilots and flight nurse were not injured.
The Citation was en route to Turin, operating an ambulance flight with a heart for transplant on board.
The airplane yawed left during takeoff, close to rotation speed. Takeoff was aborted and the airplane came to rest in the snow next to runway 12.




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