ASN Aircraft accident Hawker Siddeley HS-125-1A-522 N50HH Bedford-Virgil I Grissom Municipal Airport, IN (BFR)
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Status:Accident investigation report completed and information captured
Date:Saturday 2 August 1986
Type:Silhouette image of generic H25A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Siddeley HS-125-1A-522
Operator:American Agronomics Corp
Registration: N50HH
MSN: 25022
First flight: 1965-02-15 (21 years 6 months)
Engines: 2 Rolls-Royce Viper 522
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Aircraft fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bedford-Virgil I Grissom Municipal Airport, IN (BFR) (   United States of America)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:Toledo-Express Airport, OH (TOL/KTOL), United States of America
Destination airport:Bedford-Virgil I Grissom Municipal Airport, IN (BFR/KBFR), United States of America
Touched down 2/3 down runway 06 following a runway 31 go-around. The crew tried to go around again, but the aircraft overran the runway into rough terrain and caught fire.

Probable Cause:

proper touchdown point..not attained..pilot in command
go-around..delayed..pilot in command
contributing factors:
wrong runway..selected..pilot in command
terrain condition..rough/uneven
weather condition..tailwind

Runway excursion



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Distance from Toledo-Express Airport, OH to Bedford-Virgil I Grissom Municipal Airport, IN as the crow flies is 376 km (235 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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