Date & Time: Nov 9, 2014 at 1710 LT
Type of aircraft:
Learjet 35
Registration:
N17UF
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Nassau - Freeport
MSN:
258
YOM:
1979
Country:
Bahamas
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
2
Pax on board:
7
Pax fatalities:
7
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
9
Circumstances:
The aircraft was performing a charter flight with seven passengers on board who were flying to Freeport to take part to a religious conference, among them the pastor Myles Monroe. On final approach in poor weather conditions (low visibility caused by heavy rain falls), the aircraft was too low and hit a crane and crashed. The aircraft was totally wrecked and all nine occupants were killed.