Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Cessna 525B CitationJet CJ3, N973CG and Cessna 560 Citation Encore, N777HW: Accident occurred November 15, 2019 at San Antonio International Airport (KSAT), Texas

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; San Antonio

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https://registry.faa.gov/N973CG


NTSB Identification: GAA20CA076
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Friday, November 15, 2019 in San Antonio, TX
Aircraft: Cessna 525, registration: N973CG

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 while taxiing clipped the wing of a C560 that was parked.

Date: 15-NOV-19
Time: 21:45:00Z
Regis#: N973CG
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 525
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: SUBSTANTIAL
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: TAXI (TXI)
Operation: 91
City: SAN ANTONIO
State: TEXAS

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https://registry.faa.gov/N777HW













SAN ANTONIO — Two Cessna Citations collided on Friday afternoon just after 4pm at the San Antonio International Airport.


According to Flight Aware, one Cessna Citation has been parked since November 5 after arriving from New Orleans. The other Cessna Citation inadvertently thrust forward and struck the already parked aircraft.


We are told both planes were on the ground when it happened


Firefighters have reported no one was injured.


Additionally, San Antonio Airport has confirmed that this incident will not interrupt service but have not confirmed if the other aircraft was carrying any passengers.


Original article can be found here ➤ https://foxsanantonio.com

1 comment:

CJ Driver said...

As best I can tell from google earth this incident occurred adjacent to a certain jet maintenance facility. My next question is therefore who was at the controls, pilot or mechanic? Sad day for the professionals involved.