Narrative:Learjets N13MJ (lead) and N47MJ (chase) were at FL140 on a target towing operation. N47MJ struck and jammed the tail of the lead aircraft while backing away. N13MJ struck the ground short of the runway, bounced and veered off the runway.
|Date:||Saturday 6 November 1982|
|C/n / msn:|| 24-314|
|First flight:|| |
|Total airframe hrs:||2415|
|Engines:|| 2 General Electric CJ610|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4 |
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Elizabeth City, NC (United States of America)
|Phase:|| En route (ENR)|
|Departure airport:||Elizabeth City Airport, NC (ECG), United States of America|
|Destination airport:||Elizabeth City Airport, NC (ECG), United States of America|
aircraft handling..improper..pilot of other aircraft
clearance..not maintained..pilot of other aircraft
horizontal stabilizer surface..distorted
lack of total experience in type operation..pilot of other aircraft
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Distance from Elizabeth City Airport, NC to Elizabeth City Airport, NC as the crow flies is NAN km (NAN miles).