Video Shows Aspen Challenger Crash

AINsafety » January 27, 2014
January 27, 2014, 1:00 PM

Recently released feed from five of Aspen-Pitkin County Airport’s video cameras shows the January 5 approach and eventual crash of a Bombardier Challenger 601-3R.

Video from Aspen airport infrared cameras of Jan. 5, 2014 jet crash from Aspen Journalism on Vimeo.

The infrared videos show the aircraft bouncing high into the air after touchdown, followed by a pronounced nose-over maneuver from which the aircraft never recovered. The copilot was killed in the crash.

 

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