Preliminary Report: Coyote Interrupts Beech 1900 Takeoff Roll

 - October 31, 2006, 4:57 AM

Beech 1900D, Ogdensburg, N.Y., Oct. 16, 2005–The US Airways Express flight was substantially damaged when it hit a coyote during its takeoff roll at Ogdensburg International Airport. The ATP-rated pilot, commercial copilot and passenger were not injured. VMC prevailed for the 11:40 p.m. flight to Massena, N.Y.