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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 247734
Last updated: 11 February 2021
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Date:08-DEC-2015
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C340 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 340A
Owner/operator:
Registration: D-IBEL
C/n / msn: 340A-1814
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Augsburg -   Germany
Phase: Landing
Nature:Executive
Departure airport:EDLN
Destination airport:EDMA
Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Narrative:
In the flare phase during an instrument landing, the aircraft got into an uncontrolled flight attitude in the fog and crashed onto the runway.

Conclusions:
After entering a ground-level fog layer on final approach, the landing approach was continued. No go-around procedure was initiated.
As a result, the aircraft entered an uncontrolled attitude and impacted the runway.
The pilot's faulty decision making during approach planning and during the approach contributed to this.

Sources:

BFU
https://www.augsburger-allgemeine.de/augsburg/Flugzeug-brennt-nach-harter-Landung-Piloten-schwer-verletzt-id36299272.html

Accident investigation:
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Investigating agency: BFU Germany
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 5 years and 2 months
Download report: Final report
Other occurrences involving this aircraft

8 Nov 2015 D-IBEL private 0 Augsburg (EDMA) (Bayern) w/o


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Feb-2021 18:38 harro Added
11-Feb-2021 18:39 harro Updated [Source]

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