Date & Time: May 31, 2011 at 1730 LT
Registration:
F-AZZU
Flight Phase:
Takeoff (climb)
Flight Type:
Private
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Melun - Melun
MSN:
108-47562
Country:
France
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Crew was performing a local flight around Melun-Villaroche Airport. Few minutes after take off, it seems that right engine fired. Pilot tried to make an emergency landing but aircraft hit power cables and crashed in flames in an open field. Both occupants were uninjured while the aircraft was damaged beyond repair.
Probable cause:
In flight fire on right engine.