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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 59640
Last updated: 13 June 2020
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Date:22-APR-2009
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CL60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bombardier CL-600-2B16 Challenger 601-3A
Owner/operator:Vzdušné síly Armády České republiky (24. Zd
Registration: 5105
C/n / msn: 5105
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Tirol, Alpes -   Austria
Phase: En route
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:BRQ
Destination airport:CTA
Narrative:
Government bizzjet was carrying Czech environmental minister Martin Bursík (Green party) to G8 environemntal meeting in Syracuse, Italy, when the windscreen cracked. Captain decided to return back to the Czech republic. Plane landed safely on its home-base in Praha-Kbely. Mr.Bursík had to use reserve aircraft (Airbus A-319CJ). No one was injured. The 5105 Challenger had some simillar problems in the past.

Sources:

https://www.tyden.cz/rubriky/domaci/vladnimu-letadlu-prasklo-sklo-na-palube-byl-bursik_115984.html


Images:

Photo of 5105 courtesy AirHistory.net


Ostrava - Leo? Janá?ek (LKMT / OSR)
21 September 2019; (c) Alastair T. Gardiner

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Apr-2009 07:03 Krystof Pardubice Added
12-Nov-2011 05:43 Nepa Updated [Operator]
27-Aug-2016 08:51 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities]

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