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Crash of a Beechcraft King Air C90GTx in Lanseria: 3 killed

Accident description

  • Feb 3, 2014 at 0700 LT
  • ZS-CLT
  • Landing (descent or approach)
  • Executive
  • No
  • Airport (less than 10 km from airport)
  • LJ-2011
  • 2011
  • Lanseria, Gauteng
  • South Africa
  • Africa
  • 1
  • 1
  • 2
  • 2
  • 0
  • 3
  • Landing process was executed and completed in poor weather conditions with heavy rain falls. After touch down, aircraft did not stop as expected, overrun and went down an embankment before bursting into flames. All three occupants, a pilot and two passengers, were killed. They were employees of Crane Load Technology, owner of the aircraft.