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  • NTSB finds high power, stowed thrust reverser in fatal Learjet 60 overrun


    Preliminary analysis of the right Pratt & Whitney Canada PW305A engine on a Learjet 60 that overran the runway at the Columbia Metropolitan airport in South Carolina the night of 19 September after attempting to abort its takeoff run indicates the engine was likely running at high power with thrust reverser stowed.


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  • NTSB finds high power, stowed thrust reverser in fatal Learjet 60 overrun


    Preliminary analysis of the right Pratt & Whitney Canada PW305A engine on a Bombardier Learjet 60 that overran the...


  • NTSB finds high power, stowed thrust reverser in fatal Learjet 60 overrun


    Preliminary analysis of the right Pratt & Whitney Canada PW305A engine on a Learjet 60 that overran the runway at the...


  • PICTURE: Musicians burned in Learjet crash


    <P>The US National Transportation Safety Board has dispatched a 10-member team to investigate fatal late night crash of...


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  • EBACE: Safety management and other safety regulation in business aviation

    News | 10 May 2011 13:00 | David Learmount

    The Flight Safety Foundation has assessed global corporate aviation safety in 2010 as fairly good based on accident figures, but similar numbers have often been achieved in the past decade, so no serious claims for improvement can be made.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/EBACE-Safety-management-and-other-safety-regulation-in-business-aviation-356086/
  • NTSB finds high power, stowed thrust reverser in fatal Learjet 60 overrun

    News | 25 Oct 2008 14:00 | John Croft

    Preliminary analysis of the right Pratt & Whitney Canada PW305A engine on a Bombardier Learjet 60 that overran the runway at Columbia Metropolitan airport...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NTSB-finds-high-power-stowed-thrust-reverser-in-fatal-Learjet-60-overrun-317887/
  • NTSB finds high power, stowed thrust reverser in fatal Learjet 60 overrun

    News | 22 Oct 2008 22:15 | John Croft

    Preliminary analysis of the right Pratt & Whitney Canada PW305A engine on a Learjet 60 that overran the runway at the Columbia Metropolitan airport in South Carolina the night of 19 September after attempting to abort its takeoff run indicates the engine was likely running at high power with thrust reverser stowed.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NTSB-finds-high-power-stowed-thrust-reverser-in-fatal-Learjet-60-overrun-317804/
  • PICTURE: Musicians burned in Learjet crash

    News | 20 Sep 2008 16:40 | John Croft

    <P>The US National Transportation Safety Board has dispatched a 10-member team to investigate fatal late night crash of a Bombardier Learjet 60 (N999LJ) after a runway overrun accident Friday on departure from the Columbia Metropolitan Airport in West Columbia, South Carolina.</P> <P>According to an NTSB spokesman, the aircraft with two pilots had deadheaded in from Teterboro before attempting to depart Runway 11 at Columbia’s airport around midnight for a Part 135 flight to Van Nuys. The aircraft is registered to Inter Travel and Services in Irvine, California but was operated by Global Exec Aviation in Long Beach, said the spokesman. The NTSB confirmed that the two pilots and two of the four passengers were killed. </P> <P><IMG style="WIDTH: 350px; HEIGHT: 233px" alt="" src="../assets/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=25218" border=0></P> <P>©Brett Flashnick / AP</P> <P>The aircraft crashed through an airport fence before crossing a road and coming to rest against a berm.Local news stations hadhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-Musicians-burned-in-Learjet-crash-316276/