ASN Aircraft accident Beechcraft 200 Super King Air N72MM Fresno Yosemite International Airport, CA (FAT)
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Date:Wednesday 18 December 2019
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 200 Super King Air
Operator:WL Aviation LLC
Registration: N72MM
MSN: BB-497
First flight: 1979
Total airframe hrs:9838
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-42
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Aircraft fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Fresno Yosemite International Airport, CA (FAT) (   United States of America)
Phase: Taxi (TXI)
Nature:Illegal Flight
Departure airport:Fresno Yosemite International Airport, CA (FAT/KFAT), United States of America
Destination airport:?
The aircraft, a 1979 Beechcraft 200 King Air, registration N72MM, impacted airport fencing and building structure during an apparent theft attempt at Fresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT/KFAT), Fresno, California.
The airplane sustained substantial damage and the subsequently apprehended adolescent non-pilot rated sole occupant onboard was not injured during the incident.



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