Date & Time: Dec 23, 2003 at 0913 LT
Type of aircraft:
Learjet 24
Operator:
Registration:
N600XJ
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Positioning
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Chino-Hailey
MSN:
24-190
YOM:
1969
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
2
Captain / Total flying hours:
11783
Captain / Total hours on type:
7900
Copilot / Total flying hours:
250
Copilot / Total hours on type:
24
Aircraft flight hours:
9438
Circumstances:
While cruising at 24,000 feet, the crew declared an emergency and tried to return to Chino Airport. The aircraft nose down and crashed in the Mojave Desert.