Date & Time: Feb 14, 2002 at 1720 LT
Operator:
Registration:
D-ICBC
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Poznan-Samedan
MSN:
FA-227
YOM:
1993
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
2
Captain / Total flying hours:
4158
Captain / Total hours on type:
1835
Aircraft flight hours:
4141
Circumstances:
While performing an approach in bad weather conditions to a VFR terrain with only a GPS system, the twin engine aircraft hit the Sarsura Peak located at 9.842 feet. Both occupants were killed. The pilot continued his descent VFR in IMC.