Date & Time: Jul 19, 2004 at 1137 LT
Type of aircraft:
Learjet 55 Longhorn
Operator:
Registration:
N55LF
Flight Type:
Positioning
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Fort Lauderdale-Fort Lauderdale
MSN:
55-112
YOM:
1984
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Captain / Total flying hours:
7595
Captain / Total hours on type:
1994
Aircraft flight hours:
6318
Circumstances:
Weather was bad on arrival : heavy rain, wind 30 kt, windshear, hydroplaning on an ungrooved contaminated runway. The aircraft did not decelarate as expected and overran. It lost its undercarriage and was damaged beyond repair. Crew escaped unhurt.