On 23 January 2020, South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) have confirmed that it has not been able to make contact with one of it’s Cessna S550 Citation SII’s, that took-off from George Airport (GRJ).
It was a flight inspection unit aircraft.
The crew, two males and one female, took off at 10:40 (local time) from the George Airport (GRJ) on a flight calibration mission of navigational aids.
The aircraft (reg: ZS-CAR) was found in the mountains near Robinson Pass North-East of George. The position corresponds with their last radar contact.