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Last updated: 20 September 2021
Estado:- (No safety board investigation)
Fecha:miércoles 4 abril 2018
Hora:ca 00:15
Tipo:Learjet 40XR
Operador:Union Gas Air Ventures I LLC
Registración: N626FX
Numéro de série: 45-2120
Año de Construcción: 2009
Horas Totales de la Célula:4372
Motores: 2 Garrett TFE731-20BR-1B
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Houston-William P. Hobby Airport, TX (HOU) (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: En Espera (STD)
Aeropuerto de Salida:-
Aeropuerto de Llegada:-
During a thunderstorm, a local microburst hit a hangar at Houston's William P. Hobby Airport in Texas, USA. The hangar partially collapsed. Several aircraft, parked inside and outside, were damaged. N626FX was struck by the hangar, building contents and equipment and the tail appears to have struck the ground.
The right engine inlet sustained damage and a hole in the left wing fuel cell was among various other structural damage observed on the aircraft.

Alliance Air Parts subsequently acquired some aircraft for spares:
Cessna Citation 560XL N900WL (msn 560-5037); Learjet 40XR N626FX (msn 2120); Learjet 45XR N618CW (msn 430).



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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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