Date & Time: Nov 9, 2011 at 0915 LT
Type of aircraft:
Socata TBM-700
Operator:
Registration:
N228CX
Flight Type:
Private
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Toussus-le-Noble - Lyon
MSN:
084
YOM:
1993
Country:
France
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
1
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
1
Circumstances:
On approach to Lyon-Bron Airport, pilot encountered technical problem and elected to make a go around. Single engine aircraft went out of control and crashed in a pond in Décines, few kilometers short of runway. Pilot and owner, Claude Hochner, a French businessman, was killed.