Monday, May 1, 2017

Pilatus PC-12/45, Tradewind Aviation LLC, N224TW: Incident occurred April 24, 2017 at Buffalo Niagara International Airport (KBUF), Erie County, New York

Goodspeed Group LLC: http://registry.faa.gov/N224TW



CHEEKTOWAGA, New York – A private charter plane traveling from Toronto to White Plains, New York was diverted to Buffalo-Niagara International Airport for an emergency issue.

Cheektowaga Chronicle observed firefighters from the airport fire department investigating an electrical issue on the Tradewind aircraft just after it landed.  Six people were on-board.

The Pilatus PC-12 single-turboprop aircraft appears to have been traveling from Toronto City Centre to Westchester County when it was diverted to Buffalo according to flight tracking data on FlightAware.com.

Tradewind Aviation is a private charter and scheduled shuttle service with routes in the Northeast and Caribbean.  The company is headquartered in Oxford, Connecticut.

U-Crest, Hy-View, Cleveland Hill, CD-132, Cheektowaga Police and AMR were on standby while the plane landed.

Original article can be found here: http://cheektowagachronicle.com

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