Date & Time: Nov 19, 2013 at 1115 LT
Type of aircraft:
Socata TBM-700
Operator:
Registration:
N115KC
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Private
Survivors:
No
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Annecy - Toussus-le-Noble
MSN:
239
YOM:
2002
Country:
France
Region:
Europe
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
1
Pax on board:
5
Pax fatalities:
5
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
6
Circumstances:
The single engine aircraft left Annecy-Meythet Airport at 1030LT on a flight to Toussus-le-Noble, near Paris. While flying over Yonne, some ten kilometers south of Auxerre, aircraft went out of control and dove into the ground, crashing and exploding in an open field. All six occupants were killed. Aircraft was owned by Aircraft Guaranty Corp Trustee, a company based in Onalaska, Texas. According to an eyewitness, aircraft's engine was buffeting and it was out of control went it went out of the cloud layer.