Accident Cessna FR.172G Rocket (Reims) D-EZMB, Sunday 1 July 2001
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Date:Sunday 1 July 2001
Time:06:20 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna FR.172G Rocket (Reims)
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: D-EZMB
MSN: FR172-0172
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Category:Accident
Location:Mount Sonnblick -   Austria
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:LOLK
Destination airport:LDPV
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Narrative:
The Cessna FR172G Rocket (D-EZMB), crashed into a mountainous area near Sonnblick, Austria. Instrument meteorological conditions prevailed and no flight plan was filed. The airplane was destroyed by impact forces. The pilot-in-command, the sole occupant of the airplane, was fatally injured. The flight originated from Ried-Kirchheim Airfield - LOLK, about 50 minutes before the accident.

Sources:

http://www.ntsb.gov/ntsb/brief.asp?ev_id=20010723X01472&key=1
coptercrazy: German Regbook

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Oct-2008 00:45 ASN archive Added
10-Oct-2009 01:13 Alpine Flight Updated
20-Sep-2011 07:45 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
28-Sep-2013 21:42 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
25-Jan-2020 15:55 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type]

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