Date & Time: Apr 8, 2003 at 1850 LT
Type of aircraft:
Dassault Falcon 20
Operator:
Registration:
N179GA
Flight Type:
Cargo
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Del Rio-Saint Louis
MSN:
100
YOM:
1967
Flight number:
GAE179
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Captain / Total flying hours:
3221
Captain / Total hours on type:
1270
Aircraft flight hours:
15899
Circumstances:

On final approach, ATC asked the pilot to start a go around procedure due to deteriorating weather conditions. During the second attempt to land, both engine stopped and the aircraft stalled before crashing. Fuel exhaustion is the cause of engine failure.