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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 246492
Last updated: 22 September 2021
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Time:15:36 EST
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE30 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft B300 King Air 350i
Owner/operator:Wheels Up
Registration: N856UP
MSN: FL-1029
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Coral Creek Airport (FA54), Placida, FL -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Hickory Airport, NC (HKY/KHKY)
Destination airport:Coral Creek Airport, FL (FA54)
The aircraft experienced a bird strike on final approach to land at Coral Creek Airport (FA54), Placida, Florida. After the bird strike, the aircraft then diverted to Punta Gorda, FL (PGD) The airplane sustained minor damage and the three occupants onboard were not injured during the incident.


FAA (photo)

Revision history:

06-Jan-2021 03:51 Geno Added
06-Jan-2021 06:06 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
06-Jan-2021 13:33 Anon. Updated [Time, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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