Narrative:A Bombardier Global 5000 was conducting static engine ground runs at Wichita (ICT). During this test the airplane ran into a blast fence. The nose burst throught the fence.
|Status:||- (No safety board investigation)|
|Date:||Tuesday 20 January 2009|
|Type:||Bombardier BD-700-1A11 Global 5000|
|C/n / msn:|| 9127|
|First flight:|| 2002|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: |
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Location:||Wichita-Mid-Continent Airport, KS (ICT) (United States of America)
|Phase:|| Standing (STD)|
» Global 5000 blasts through fence at Wichita test site (Flight International, 23-1-2009)
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.