ASN Aircraft accident Cirrus SF50 Vision Jet N77VJ Kissimmee Gateway Airport, FL (ISM)
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Status:Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Date:Friday 9 September 2022
Type:Silhouette image of generic SF50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cirrus SF50 Vision Jet
Operator:TAC9 Inc
Registration: N77VJ
MSN: 0088
First flight: 2018
Engines: 1 Williams International FJ33-5A
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:10 km (6.3 mls) SSW of Kissimmee Gateway Airport, FL (ISM) (   United States of America)
Phase: Approach (APR)
Departure airport:Miami-Opa locka Executive Airport, FL (OPF/KOPF), United States of America
Destination airport:Kissimmee Gateway Airport, FL (ISM/KISM), United States of America
A Cirrus SF50 Vision Jet, N77VJ, sustained substantial damage following a CAPS parachute deployment and subsequent impact with wooded/marshy terrain while on the RNAV 33 approach at Kissimmee Gateway Airport (ISM/KISM), Orlando, FL
One occupant was seriously injured, and two of the three occupants received minor injuries.

Weather was poor at the time of the accident. A thunderstorm was passing the airport.


METAR Weather report:
18:56 UTC / 14:56 local time:
KISM 091856Z 23017G20KT 6SM VCTS +RA BKN036 OVC048 27/23 A2985 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT N AND SW TSB54RAB51 PRESRR SLP106 T02670233 PNO $

19:03 UTC / 15:03 local time:
KISM 091903Z 25023G28KT 1 3/4SM +TSRA BR SCT036 OVC048 26/23 A2984 RMK AO2 PK WND 25028/1903 WSHFT 1847 VIS 1V5 LTG DSNT N AND SW PNO $

19:18 UTC / 15:18 local time:
KISM 091918Z 21008KT 3SM +TSRA BR FEW034 BKN048 OVC065 23/23 A2984 RMK AO2 PK WND 24028/1904 WSHFT 1847 LTG DSNT N AND SE PNO $


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Distance from Miami-Opa locka Executive Airport, FL to Kissimmee Gateway Airport, FL as the crow flies is 287 km (179 miles).
Accident location: Exact; deduced from official accident report.

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