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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121585
Last updated: 18 September 2020
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Time:3:30 p.m.
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE76 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 76 Duchess
Registration: N6635K
C/n / msn: ME-248
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Lee Gilmer Memorial Airport in Gainesville -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
A training flight crashed shortly after takeoff around 3:30 p.m. Thursday at Lee Gilmer Memorial Airport in Gainesville.

Two male passengers in the plane, including the instructor piloting the twin-engine Beechcraft, were unharmed, Gainesville Police Officer Kevin Holbrook said.

The plane suffered damage to its landing gear and propellers as a result of the accident, which happened as the pilot was navigating an emergency landing in the wake of a failed takeoff, Gainesville Fire Chief Jon Canada said.


Revision history:

08-Apr-2011 08:46 gerard57 Added
08-Apr-2011 09:06 RobertMB Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator]

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