Date & Time: Nov 18, 2003 at 1410 LT
Type of aircraft:
Cessna 550 Citation II
Operator:
Haalo
Registration:
N418MA
Flight Type:
Executive
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Fort Worth-Mineral Wells
MSN:
550-0144
YOM:
1980
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Captain / Total flying hours:
16500
Captain / Total hours on type:
500
Circumstances:

On final approach, the aircraft hit the ground 50 yards short of runway and skidded for 100 yards before coming to rest. The wing separated and the plane caught fire. The pilot attempted to land in windy conditions : 25 gusting 30 knots.