Monday, April 05, 2021

Beechcraft B35 Bonanza, N5240C: Accident occurred April 03, 2021 at Skyway Manor Airport (T79), Pearland, Brazoria County, Texas

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

Aircraft departed and crashed in a school yard striking a tree. 


Date: 03-APR-21
Time: 13:00:00Z
Regis#: N5240C
Aircraft Make: BEECH
Aircraft Model: 35
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: DESTROYED
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: TAKEOFF (TOF)
Operation: 91
City: PEARLAND
State: TEXAS

2 comments:

  1. V-tail ruddervator parts unharmed. Pilot did well getting landed.

    Story/video:
    https://www.houstonchronicle.com/news/houston-texas/houston/article/Plane-crashes-into-a-Pearland-school-field-16074993.php

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  2. Cannot believe no one hurt. Amazing recovery. Narrow airstrip, trees and houses on both sides, power lines and telephone poles at the end of strip. Could have been quite a different tragic event.

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