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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 27398
Last updated: 23 May 2019
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Date:08-FEB-1992
Time:14:55 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic PAY2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-31T Cheyenne II
Owner/operator:Jet-Air
Registration: OE-FGK
C/n / msn: 31T-8020052
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Friedrichshafen -   Germany
Phase: Approach
Nature:Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Salzburg Airport (SZG/LOWS)
Destination airport:St.Gallen–Altenrhein Airport (LSZR)
Narrative:
Following an ILS approach to Friedrichshafen, the aircraft appeared to commence a go-around but entered a steep bank, stalled and crashed beside the runway. The aircraft was destroyed by impact and post impact fire. The accident happened in daylight (14:55 hours Local time), but in poor weather, with a low cloud base and visibility reduced in 'thick fog'.

The aircraft was operating a flight from Salzburg to St. Gallen–Altenrhein Airport, Altenrhein, Switzerland (ACH/LSZR) but had diverted to Friedrichshafen due to poor weather at its original destination. All five persons on board (pilot (42) and five passengers) were killed.

Sources:

LFZ Register Austria
http://www.ascendworldwide.com/download/Cust/WAAS167_Complete.pdf
Hamburger Abendblatt 10 February 1992


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
03-Jan-2011 14:19 Anon. Updated [Source]
24-Dec-2016 13:28 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Cn, Location, Source, Narrative]
04-Aug-2017 15:11 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]
11-Sep-2017 18:34 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Mar-2018 13:57 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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