Runway excursion Accident Cessna 500 Citation I N1DK, Tuesday 6 January 1998
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Date:Tuesday 6 January 1998
Type:Silhouette image of generic C500 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 500 Citation I
Owner/operator:US Motorsports
Registration: N1DK
MSN: 500-0175
Year of manufacture:1974
Total airframe hrs:7124 hours
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney Canada JT15D-1A
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Pittsburgh-Allegheny County Airport, PA (AGC) -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Akron/Canton Regional Airport, OH (CAK/KCAK)
Destination airport:Pittsburgh-Allegheny County Airport, PA (AGC/KAGC)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
The airplane landed long, overran runway 10, struck the ILS localizer antenna on the departure end of the runway, and came to rest at the edge of a mobile home park. Speed was excessive on touchdown. Factors were fog and the wet runway.

PROBABLE CAUSE: "The failure of the pilot to make a go-around when he failed to achieve a normal touchdown due to excessive speed, and which resulted in an overrun. Factors were the reduced visibility due to fog, and the wet runway. "

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: NYC98FA060
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year and 6 months
Download report: Final report





photo (c) via Werner Fischdick; ?; March 1979

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