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Last updated: 1 December 2020
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Date:Saturday 29 February 2020
Time:12:37
Type:Silhouette image of generic LJ35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Learjet 35A
Operator:East Coast Jets
Registration: N721EC
C/n / msn: 35A-355
First flight: 1980
Engines: 2 Garrett TFE731
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Altoona Airport, PA (AOO) (   United States of America)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:Allentown-Lehigh Valley International Airport, PA (ABE/KABE), United States of America
Destination airport:Altoona Airport, PA (AOO/KAOO), United States of America
Narrative:
The Learjet 35A suffered a landing accident at Altoona Airport, Pennsylvania, USA.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Status: Investigation ongoing
Accident number: ERA20CA120

Sources:
» NTSB

METAR Weather report:
17:20 UTC / 12:20 local time:
KAOO 291720Z AUTO 31015KT 3/4SM -SN BKN023 BKN031 OVC046 M05/M10 A2994 RMK AO2 SNE03B12 P0000 T10501100

18:13 UTC / 13:13 local time:
KAOO 291813Z AUTO 31013G23KT 3SM -SN BKN030 BKN046 OVC055 M04/M09 A2993 RMK AO2 P0000 T10391089


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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 Allentown-Lehigh Valley International Airport, PA to Altoona Airport, PA as the crow flies is 245 km (153 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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