Date & Time: Sep 30, 2012 at 0658 LT
Type of aircraft:
Cessna 414 Chancellor
Operator:
Evram
Registration:
N738W
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Private
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Innsbruck - Valencia
MSN:
414-0027
Country:
Austria
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
1
Pax on board:
7
Pax fatalities:
5
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
6
Circumstances:
The twin engine aircraft left Innsbruck-Kranebitten Airport for Valencia, Spain, with seven passengers and a pilot on board. About five minutes after take off from runway 26, while climbing in low visibility, aircraft hit tree tops and crashed in flames in a dense wooded area near Ellbögen, some 20 km south of Innsbruck Airport. On site, at an altitude of 1,612 meters, rescuers evacuated two passengers seriously injured while all six other occupants were killed. The aircraft was destroyed by impact forces and a post crash fire. At the time of the accident, the total weight of the aircraft was in excess of 400 kilos and the climb performances were thus limited.
Final Report:
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