Crash of a Dassault Falcon 20CC in Thomson: 2 killed

Date & Time: Oct 5, 2021 at 0544 LT
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
N283SA
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Lubbock - Thomson
MSN:
83
YOM:
1967
Flight number:
PKW887
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
Following an uneventful cargo flight (service PKW887) from Lubbock-Preston Smith Airport, the crew initiated a night descent to Thomson-McDuffie County Airport. On short final, the aircraft impacted trees and crashed in a pasture, less than 2 km short of runway 10 threshold. The aircraft was destroyed upon impact and both pilots were killed. There was no fire.