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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 170505
Last updated: 11 May 2019
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Date:04-OCT-2014
Time:08:37
Type:Silhouette image of generic C550 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna S550 Citation S/II
Owner/operator:University Air Center
Registration: N550AJ
C/n / msn: S550-0141
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Incident
Location:Near Tampa International Airport (KTPA), Tampa, Florida -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:Tampa Int'l (KTPA)
Destination airport:Gainesville Rgn'l (KGNV)
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
The aircraft experienced an elevator pitch/trim malfunction shortly after take from Tampa International Airport (KTPA), Tampa, Florida, and landed safely back at the point of departure. The airplane was not damaged as a result of the landing and the two occupants onboard were not injured in the incident.

Sources:

https://www.ntsb.gov/_layouts/ntsb.aviation/brief.aspx?ev_id=20141006X40044&key=1&queryId=24d3c2b4-5768-49e8-859b-de0054eda76a&pgsize=50

http://origin.flightaware.com/photos/view/185709-2fbf740043491eeba81c5b3550c95e99fde0a21e/user/marcusadolfsson/sort/votes/page/1

http://uac.aero


Images:


Tampa International Airport. October 5th, 2014. Two days after the incident during the initial inspection of the aircraft after the incident.


TPA. October 5th, 2014. Sprocket separated from elevator trim actuator with old grease visible.

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Oct-2014 01:40 Geno Added
10-Aug-2016 06:04 AviatorGator Updated [Source, Photo, ]
10-Aug-2016 17:10 AviatorGator Updated [Photo, ]
21-Dec-2016 19:28 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]

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