Runway excursion Accident Learjet 23 N500FM, Tuesday 2 July 1991
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Date:Tuesday 2 July 1991
Type:Silhouette image of generic LJ23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Learjet 23
Owner/operator:Connie Kalitta Services
Registration: N500FM
MSN: 23-088
Year of manufacture:1966
Total airframe hrs:13594 hours
Engine model:General Electric CJ610-4
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial, written off
Location:Columbia-Maury County Airport, TN (MRC) -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Youngstown Airport, OH (YNG/KYNG)
Destination airport:Columbia-Maury County Airport, TN (MRC/KMRC)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Pilot switched off anti-skid because he believed it failed when the Lear fishtailed after touchdown. The plane overran runway 05.

PROBABLE CAUSE: "The pilot's premature decision to turn off the anti-skid during landing roll. Factors to this accident were hydroplaning conditions."

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: ATL91LA122
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 2 years
Download report: Final report





photo (c) Werner Fischdick; Detroit-Willow Run Airport, MI (YIP); 15 April 1990

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