HB-VOV C525 CJ runway over run - aircraft takes off . . .


Feb 16/2001

Aircraft was departing Grenchen (Switzerland) for Newquay (England), the aircraft on takeoff - over ran the runway, went down a slope - into a meadow striking several obstacles - and took off - just missing a marsh.

Aircraft diverted to Zurich Airport where it made a successful landing. Aircraft is said to be substantially damaged. No injuries to anyone on board.

Photo HB-VOV

Swiss Accident Preliminary