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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 301400
 
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Date:22-NOV-2022
Time:c. 17:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C550 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna S550 Citation II/SP
Owner/operator:Golden State Jet LLC
Registration: N132GS
MSN: S550-0108
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Incident
Location:Los Angeles-Van Nuys Airport, CA (VNY/KVNY) -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Los Angeles-Van Nuys Airport, CA (VNY/KVNY)
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Subsequent to a nose gear malfunction after takeoff, the pilot diverted back to the point of departure and circled over the field for about an hour and 15 min attempting to extend the nose gear and, to burn off fuel. The aircraft landed safely on Rwy 16R at 17:50 with the nose gear partially extended. The aircraft received unreported but apparent minor damage. No injuries to the two occupants.


Sources:

https://www.cbsnews.com/losangeles/video/pilots-make-emergency-landing-at-van-nuys-without-front-landing-gear/

https://registry.faa.gov/AircraftInquiry/Search/NNumberResult?nNumberTxt=132GS
https://globe.adsbexchange.com/?icao=a08346&lat=34.220&lon=-118.552&zoom=13.0&showTrace=2022-11-23

https://www.planespotters.net/photo/1299086/n132gs-private-cessna-s550-citation-iisp (photo)

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Nov-2022 13:31 Captain Adam Added
24-Nov-2022 14:26 harro Updated
24-Nov-2022 18:04 nhofmann54 Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
25-Nov-2022 02:30 johnwg Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Category]

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