NTSB Identification: CEN09WA065
Accident occurred Sunday, November 16, 2008 in Cherbourg, France
Aircraft: CIRRUS SR-22, registration: N224AG
Injuries: 1 Fatal.

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

On November 16, 2008, at 1720 UTC, a Cirrus Design Corporation SR-22, N224AG, departed controlled flight and impacted into the English Channel north of Cherbourg, France. The pilot, the sole person on board the airplane, was killed and the airplane is presumed destroyed. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed at the time of the accident. The personal, cross-country flight originated at Biggin Hill, United Kingdom, and was en route to Jersey, Channel Island, United Kingdom.

This investigation is under the jurisdiction and control of the French government. Any further information may be obtained from:

Bureau d'Enquetes et d'Analyses pour la Securite de l'Aviation civile
Zone Sud - Batiment 153
200 rue de Paris
Aeroport du Bourget
93352 Le Bourget Cedax

This report is for informational purposes only and contains only information released by, or obtained from, the BEA of France.

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