ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 24564
Last updated: 17 June 2020
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Time:c. 13:26 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic P337 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna FTB337G Super Skymaster (Reims)
Owner/operator:Air Mer
Registration: F-GFZH
C/n / msn: 0035
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Golfe du Lion, 47 NM E Perpignan/53 NM S Montpellier -   Atlantic Ocean
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Montpellier (LFMT)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: BEA
Les deux avions sont en vol de détection maritime pour des sociétés de pêche aux thons. Ils entrent en collision alors qu'ils orbitent à basse altitude au dessus du même banc de poissons.

Destroyed in midair collision with Cessna 337 Super Skymaster EC-HEQ. Both aircraft were on tuna fish spotting mission at low altitude; both destroyed, all on board killed.



Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
25-Sep-2011 05:09 Uli Elch Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description