Narrative: A Cessna 525B CitationJet CJ3 corporate jet sustained substantial damage in a runway excursion accident at São Paulo-Congonhas Airport, SP (CGH), Brazil. The captain suffered serious injuries while the co-pilot and passenger suffered minor injuries. The airplane presumably landed on runway 35R following a flight from Florianópolis (FLN), Brazil but overran the runway. It bounced down a slope crashing at the perimeter fence near Avenida dos Bandeirantes.
In the course of one hour the wind direction at Congonhas changed 140 degrees with the temperature dropping 3°C. Towering Cumulus clouds was approaching, reaching the airport about 21:00 UTC. Classification: Runway excursion
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path. Distance from Florianópolis-Hercilio Luz International Airport, SC to São Paulo-Congonhas Airport, SP as the crow flies is 486 km (304 miles).