NTSB Identification: ENG01RA005
Incident occurred Sunday, August 05, 2001 in Narsarsuaq, Greenland
Aircraft: Dassault Aviation Falcon 20, registration:
Injuries: 3 Fatal.

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.

On August 4, 2001, at 0445 UTC, a Falcon 20, registered in Germany as D-CBNA, crashed during final approach to Narsarsuaq, Greenland. The airplane impacted a mountain 4.5 miles from the airfield and 700 feet above sea level. The airplane was destroyed by impact forces and fire. The three persons on board were fatally injured.

The National Transportation Safety Board represents the United States in aviation investigations involving overseas interests under the provisions of Annex 13 to the Convention on International Aviation.
The investigation is under the jurisdiction of the government of Germany. Further information pertaining to this accident may be obtained from:

Federal Bureau of Aircraft Accidents Investigation
Hermann-Blenk-Str. 16
38108 Braunschweig
Germany

Tel.: (49) 531 3548 0
E-mail: box@bfu-web.de
Fax: (49) 531 3548 246
Telex: 952749 ACCID D
Website: http://www.bfu-web.de


This report is for informational purposes only and contains only information obtained for, or released by, the Government of Germany.

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