Date & Time: Jan 19, 2009 at 1240 LT
Type of aircraft:
Piper PA-42 Cheyenne
Operator:
Registration:
D-IDIA
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Positioning
Survivors:
No
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Francfort-Reichelsheim
MSN:
42-5501055
YOM:
1989
Country:
Germany
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
1
Circumstances:

Few minutes after take off from Frankfurt-Main Airport, while climbing to cruise, the aircraft stalled and crashed in a wooded area located near Falkenstein, north of Frankfurt airport. The pilot, sole occupant, was killed.