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Last updated: 19 June 2021
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Date:Wednesday 19 May 1982
Type:Silhouette image of generic C551 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 551 Citation II/SP
Operator:Hurler Flugdienst
Registration: D-IJHM
MSN: 551-0033
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Total:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Kassel-Calden Airport (KSF) (   Germany)
Phase: Approach (APR)
Nature:Executive
Departure airport:München-Riem Airport (MUC/EDDM), Germany
Destination airport:Kassel-Calden Airport (KSF/EDVK), Germany
Narrative:
Hit trees on a high ground on approach to runway 22 in fog. A.o. improper IFR operation, failure to initiate a go-around and alcoholic impairment were factors.

Classification:
Controlled Flight Into Terrain (CFIT) - Mountain

Sources:
» East Liverpool Evening Review May 19,1982


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photo of Cessna-551-Citation-II-SP-D-IJHM
accident date: 19-05-1982
type: Cessna 551 Citation II/SP
registration: D-IJHM
 

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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from München-Riem Airport to Kassel-Calden Airport as the crow flies is 397 km (248 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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