Saturday, October 28, 2017

Aerostar 600A, N211W, Vercelli Airplane LLC: Accident occurred October 27, 2017 at Tallahassee International Airport (KTLH), Leon County, Leon County

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Tampa, Florida

Vercelli Airplane LLC:

NTSB Identification: GAA18CA035
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Friday, October 27, 2017 in Tallahassee, FL
Aircraft: SMITH AEROSTAR 600A, registration: N211W

NTSB investigators will use data provided by various entities, including, but not limited to, the Federal Aviation Administration and/or the operator, and will not travel in support of this investigation to prepare this aircraft accident report.

Aircraft on takeoff, went off the side of the runway.

Date: 27-OCT-17
Time: 21:50:00Z
Regis#: N211W
Aircraft Model: AEROSTAR 600A
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: MINOR
Activity: UNKNOWN
Flight Phase: TAKEOFF (TOF)

The Tallahassee Fire Department and Tallahassee Police Department responded to a small aircraft that was experiencing an "anomaly" Friday afternoon at the Tallahassee International Airport. 

There were three people aboard the Piper Aerostar that experienced an unknown issue as it tried to take off, according to the Tallahassee Airport Twitter. 

Both Tallahassee Fire Department and Tallahassee Police Department responded, but there were no injuries, leaks nor a fire.

The National Transportation Safety Board and Federal Aviation Administration are investigating the issues. 

There were no impacts to Tallahassee International Airport operations.

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