Date & Time: Aug 4, 2003 at 0639 LT
Type of aircraft:
Learjet 35
Registration:
N135PT
Flight Type:
Positioning
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Farmingdale-Groton
MSN:
35-509
YOM:
1983
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
2
Captain / Total flying hours:
4300
Aircraft flight hours:
9287
Circumstances:

On final approach, the aircraft struck several houses and crashed in a river located 800 metres short of runway 23. Both pilots were killed.