Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Cessna 421C Golden Eagle, N717LR: Incident occurred March 14, 2017 at Conroe-North Houston Regional Airport (KCXO), Conroe, Montgomery County, Texas


Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Houston, Texas

Aircraft on a rejected takeoff, went off the end of the runway.  

Date: 14-MAR-17

Time: 13:30:00Z
Regis#: N717LR
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: C421
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: MINOR
Activity: UNKNOWN
Flight Phase: TAKEOFF (TOF)
State: TEXAS

CONROE, Texas - A plane went off the runway Tuesday at the Conroe-North Houston Regional Airport, officials said.

The incident was reported around 8:45 a.m. at the airport in the 10200 block of Carl Pickering Memorial Drive.

No one was injured, officials said.

It was not immediately known why the aircraft went off the runway.

The Conroe-North Houston Regional Airport, formerly known as the Lone Star Executive Airport, holds more than 300 aircraft and has 240 hangars, its website says. The airport caters to corporate and business travelers coming into the area from outside the United States.

Story and video:  http://www.click2houston.com

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Texas -- A small plane went off the runway at a Conroe-area airport early Tuesday.

The incident happened at about 8:30 a.m. at the Conroe North Houston Regional Airport. No injuries were reported.

Investigators and a cleanup crew are responding to the scene where there is reportedly a fuel leak.

The Cessna 421C is reportedly registered out of The Woodlands.

Source:   http://www.khou.com

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I am an airline pilot. The best flying job I ever had was flying a "C" model 421. Stable and fun! Only two pax. Flew 1.0 to 1.5 hrs each leg with a co-pilot. No TSA. HOME EVERY NIGHT! Good $$$. Couldn't beat it! I miss those days - a lot!