ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145825
Last updated: 18 April 2014
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Date:23-MAY-2012
Time:15:50 LT
Type:Canadair CL-600-2B16 Challenger 601-3R
Owner/operator:Medcp Aviation LLC
Registration: N207JB
C/n / msn: 5194
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Minor
Location:The Diplomat Golf Resort & Spa, Hallandale Beach, FL -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:KOPF
Destination airport:KPMP
Narrative:
A plane door detached shortly after takeoff from a Canadair CL-600-2B16 Challenger 601-3R, N207JB, that was departing from the Opa-Locka Executive Airport - KOPF, Miami, Forida, and plunged from the sky onto The Diplomat Golf Resort & Spa, Hallandale Beach, FL. The aircraft was diverted to Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport - KFLL, Fort Lauderdale, Florida for a safe landing.

The main cabin door fell from the airplane and landed onto the golf course on the 16th fairway of the Westin Diplomat Resort & Spa’s championship golf course.

Both pilots escaped unhurt.

Sources:
http://www.wsvn.com/news/articles/local/21007552267358/door-detaches-from-plane-lands-on-golf-course/
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2149428/Door-falls-OFF-private-plane-flight-lands-golf-course.html
http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/05/24/2815195/plane-door-falls-from-sky-and.html
http://flightaware.com/live/flight/N207JB
http://www.faa.gov/data_research/accident_incident/preliminary_data/events02/media/06_207JB.txt


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-May-2012 08:04 gerard57 Added
25-May-2012 10:10 Geno Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
25-May-2012 15:51 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Location, Nature, Narrative]
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