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Last updated: 1 December 2021
Date:Monday 23 July 2018
Time: 15:19
Type:Silhouette image of generic C560 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 560 Citation Encore
Operator:OzAir Charter Service
Registration: N866VP
MSN: 560-0704
First flight: 2006
Total airframe hrs:2574
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PW535A
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Aircraft fate: Repaired
Location:near Tulsa International Airport, OK (TUL) (   United States of America)
Phase: Approach (APR)
Departure airport:Springfield-Branson National Airport, MO (SGF/KSGF), United States of America
Destination airport:Tulsa International Airport, OK (TUL/KTUL), United States of America
The aircraft experienced a bird strike while on approach to Tulsa International Airport, Oklahoma. The aircraft sustained substantial damage and the occupants on board were not injured.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE: "The airplane's collision with a bird during approach."

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 214 days (7 months)
Accident number: GAA18CA435
Download report: Final report

Bird strike
Normal landing

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Distance from Springfield-Branson National Airport, MO to Tulsa International Airport, OK as the crow flies is 250 km (156 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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