Runway excursion Accident Learjet 35A XA-IRE, Wednesday 1 November 2023
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Date:Wednesday 1 November 2023
Time:c. 14:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic LJ35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Learjet 35A
Owner/operator:Jet Rescue Air Ambulance
Registration: XA-IRE
MSN: 35A-354
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Cuernavaca Airport (CVJ/MMCB) -   Mexico
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Toluca-Licenciado Adolfo López Mateos International Airport (TLC/MMTO)
Destination airport:Cuernavaca Airport (CVJ/MMCB)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Learjet 35A, operating on an air ambulance flight, was destroyed when it crashed at Cuernavaca Airport (CVJ/MMCB), Mexico.
The two pilots and two passengers perished.

Initial information suggests that the aircraft overran runway 20 at CVJ after a long touchdown and subsequently went down a step embankment.
Runway 20 is a 2881m long asphalt runway.


Weather reported about the incident time (c. 2015Z):
MMCB 012023Z 11006KT 7SM SCT020 BKN250 27/13 A3009 RMK 8/502 AERONAVE INCIDENTADA OVR RWY
MMCB 011943Z 28002KT 7SM SCT020 BKN250 27/12 A3011 RMK 8/502 AC HZY

Sources: (photo)

History of this aircraft

Ex N405GJ, N212GA,D-CART, N1450B



Revision history:

02-Nov-2023 09:48 harro Updated
02-Nov-2023 12:22 NCH Updated
02-Nov-2023 13:53 RobertMB Updated
03-Nov-2023 20:07 Captain Adam Updated
09-Jan-2024 19:03 harro Updated [Other fatalities]

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