PRELIMINARY REPORT: LEARJET BURNS AFTER RUNWAY DEPARTURE

 - January 28, 2011, 5:25 AM

Bombardier Learjet 35A, Springfield, Ill., Jan. 6, 2011–After a hard landing at Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport, the twinjet, registered to Nevada-based Aga Aviation, slid off the runway and caught fire, substantially damaging it and causing minor injuries to the two pilots. The four passengers were uninjured.