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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 268122
Last updated: 3 December 2021
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Date:26-SEP-2021
Time:c. 15:17
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA31 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-31-350 Navajo Chieftain
Owner/operator:Aztec Airways (Aztec Worldwide Airlines Inc)
Registration: N3VM
MSN: 31-7305069
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Accident
Location:Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport (FXE/KFXE), Fort Lauderdale, FL -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Treasure Cay Airport (TCB/MYAT)
Destination airport:Fort Lauderdale-Executive Airport, FL (FXE/KFXE)
Narrative:
Aztec Airways flight AZY322, a Piper PA-31-350 Navajo Chieftain, sustained substantial damage subsequent to the nosegear and left main landing gear collapse during the landing at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport (FXE/KFXE), Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
There were no reported injuries to the five occupants onboard the twin-engine airplane.

The event was rated as an accident and damage was reported as substantial.

Sources:

https://www.sun-sentinel.com/local/broward/fort-lauderdale/fl-ne-plane-crash-bahamas-20210926-2sezgzcd5zbvbcuej4424i75v4-story.html
https://airflightdisaster.com/small-plane-crashes-on-landing-in-fort-lauderdale/
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/aj322#294b4ee1
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/Search/NNumberResult?nNumberTxt=3VM
FAA

https://www.flickr.com/photos/140911409@N05/30023927777 (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2021 05:19 Geno Added
27-Sep-2021 05:25 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
27-Sep-2021 05:35 Geno Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source]
27-Sep-2021 08:07 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
28-Sep-2021 01:26 Captain Adam Updated [Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
28-Sep-2021 08:14 RobertMB Updated [Damage, Narrative]
29-Sep-2021 01:57 Captain Adam Updated [Narrative]

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