Date & Time: Sep 5, 2011 at 1830 LT
Type of aircraft:
Socata TBM-850
Operator:
Green Plane
Registration:
N850SY
Flight Type:
Private
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Waukegan - Milwaukee
MSN:
546
YOM:
2010
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
1
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
1
Circumstances:
On a flight from Waukegan, Illinois, to Milwaukee-General Billy Mitchell Airport, Wisconsin, pilot informed ATC about engine problems and elected to divert to Racine-Batten International Airport. On final approach, single engine aircraft stalled and crashed 2,5 miles short of runway. Pilot was killed.