Preliminary Report: Taxiing Accident Damages Falcon

 - November 4, 2011, 12:36 PM

Dassault Falcon 20F, Atlanta, Ga., Oct. 3, 2011–The twinjet was damaged when it struck a utility pole after rolling off a taxiway and down an embankment at Newnan Coweta County Airport. According to reports, the pilot (who was uninjured in the accident) was taxiing the Mexican-registered twinjet to maintenance when the brakes apparently failed.