Date & Time: May 8, 2006 at 0800 LT
Type of aircraft:
Cessna 421 Golden Eagle
Operator:
BCL
Registration:
N988GM
Flight Type:
Training
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Pompano Beach-Marathon
MSN:
421-0535
YOM:
1973
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Captain / Total flying hours:
1450
Aircraft flight hours:
5307
Circumstances:

The crew was trying to land on runway 07 at Marathon Airport, Keys, Florida. While overflying the runway at a height of 20 feet, the crew decided to make a go around manoeuver. At the end of the runway, the twin engine aicraft hit two power line poles and crashed in a canal. Both occupants were seriously injured.