Preliminary Report: Learjet suffers electrical loss

 - October 13, 2008, 7:34 AM

Bombardier Learjet 35A, Guadalajara, Mexico, Aug. 2, 2008–The Mexican-registered Learjet was landing at Guadalajara International Airport  (MMGL) when the gear collapsed and the airplane caught fire. The jet had taken off from MMGL when it had an indication of high voltage. When the crew tried to correct the condition, the airplane lost all electrical power and returned to the airport. Mexico’s Direccion General de Aeronautica Civil is investigating.