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Datum:maandag 27 april 1992
Type:Silhouette image of generic C501 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 501 Citation I/SP
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Tradexim SRL
Registratie: I-CIGB
Constructienummer: 501-0163
Bouwjaar: 1980
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 2
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 1
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 3
Schade: Licht
Gevolgen: Repaired
Plaats:Lugano Airport (LUG) (   Zwitserland)
Fase: Landing (LDG)
Soort vlucht:Privťvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Roma-Ciampino Airport (CIA/LIRA), ItaliŽ
Vliegveld van aankomst:Lugano Airport (LUG/LSZA), Zwitserland
The Cessna 501 Citation I/SP corporate jet operated on a private flight to Lugano. The first LOC-DME approach to runway 03 was abandoned when the airplane was not stabilized on the approach.
During the second attempt to land the aircraft landed at high speed and bounced. The nose gear collapsed and the Cessna went off the runway. The undercarriage, the fuselage and the flaps were damaged.

Probable Cause:

Causes (translated from German):
- IFR steep approach gone wrong
- Stress
- Landing speed too high
- Failure to execute a second go around
- Loss of control of the aircraft on the ground

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: BFU Switzerlnd
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 2 years
Accident number: Nr. 1546
Download report: Final report


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Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Roma-Ciampino Airport en Lugano Airport bedraagt 549 km (343 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkís 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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