Crash of a Cessna 525 CitationJet Cj2+ in Memphis: 3 killed

Date & Time: Nov 30, 2018 at 1128 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
N525EG
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Jeffersonville – Chicago
MSN:
525-0449
YOM:
2009
Location:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
2
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
3
Circumstances:
Few minutes after its takeoff from Jeffersonville-Clark Airport, while in initial climb, the airplane went out of control, entered and dive and crashed in a wooded area located 2,5 miles southwest of Memphis, some 6,5 miles northwest of the airport. The aircraft disintegrated on impact and all three occupants were killed.