Date: December 28, 2005
Time: 14:05
Location: Truckee, California
Operator: Skyward Aviation
Flight #: ?
Route: Twin Falls - Truckee - Carlsbad - Monterrey
AC Type: Gates Learjet 35A
Registration: N781RS
cn / ln: 35-218
Aboard: 2   (passengers:0  crew:2)
Fatalities: 2   (passengers:0  crew:2)
Ground: 0
Summary: On final approach the plane crashed into an open field 2,200 feet short of the runway threshold. The plane was scheduled to pick up passengers for a trip to Carlsbad. The pilot's inadequate compensation for the gusty crosswind condition and failure to maintain an adequate airspeed while maneuvering in a steep turn close to the ground.

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