Preliminary Report: Cessna Twin overruns runway

 - August 12, 2008, 5:13 AM

CESSNA 414, NEWPORT, R.I., JUNE 29, 2003– Cessna Chancellor N2UD was substantially damaged at approximately 1:05 p.m. when it overran Runway 22 at Newport State Airport. There were no injuries. The aircraft reportedly landed long and fast on the 2,999-foot runway and was unable to stop before sliding into a swampy area off its end. VMC prevailed at the time of the accident, and the wind was variable at three knots.