Accident Cessna 208 Caravan N85WL, Friday 23 February 2024
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Date:Friday 23 February 2024
Type:Silhouette image of generic C208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 208 Caravan
Owner/operator:Willis Lease Finance Corp
Registration: N85WL
MSN: 2080245
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Miami, FL -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Palm Beach AFB, FL (PBI/KPBI)
Destination airport:Miami Seaplane Base (X44)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The right float of the float-equipped Cessna 208 Caravan took on water during landing at the Miami Seaplane Base (X44), Florida. The aircraft sank to the right side and was recovered. No injuries.

According to witnesses, the pilot bounced a hard water landing at least twice.

Sources: (photo)



Revision history:

23-Feb-2024 20:13 Captain Adam Added
23-Feb-2024 20:53 ASN Updated [Narrative]
24-Feb-2024 07:44 vasilf Updated [Embed code]
24-Feb-2024 16:56 Quotes4both Updated [Narrative]
26-Feb-2024 14:39 johnwg Updated [Time, Location, Phase, Nature, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Feb-2024 23:03 Captain Adam Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]

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