A Cessna 560 Citation V was destroyed when it impacted the terrain in the Mutton Mountains, Oregon

Status:
Date:Saturday 9 January 2021
Time:22:37 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic C560 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 560 Citation V
Operator:SX Transport LLC
Registration:N3RB
C/n / msn:560-0035
First flight:1989
Engines:Pratt & Whitney Canada JT15D-5A
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage:Destroyed
Aircraft fate:Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:23 km (14.4 mls) SE of Pine Grove, OR (   United States of America)
Phase:En route (ENR)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Troutdale Airport, OR (TTD/KTTD), United States of America
Destination airport:Boise Air Terminal, ID (BOI/KBOI), United States of America

Narrative:
A Cessna 560 Citation V, registration N3RB, was destroyed when it impacted the terrain in the Mutton Mountains area southeast of Pine Grove, Oregon. The number of people onboard is unknown at this point but there were no survivors.
The aircraft departed Troutdale Airport, Oregon at 22:08 UTC, and reached FL310 twenty minutes later. At that point ADS-B records show that the aircraft began a descending right hand turn that ended in the aircraft spiraling down until it impacted terrain.
Sources:» ktvz.com
» pamplinmedia.com
» flightaware.com

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