NTSB Identification: CEN11RA295
Accident occurred Monday, March 14, 2011 in Saanen, Switzerland
Aircraft: ECLIPSE AVIATION CORP EA500, registration: N177EA
Injuries: 5 Uninjured.

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

On March 14, 2011, at 1205 UTC, an Eclipse Aircraft Corporation, EA500, U.S. Registration N177EA, collided with a parked vehicle during landing at Saanen Aerodrome, Bern, Switzerland. The pilot and four passengers were not injured. The airplane was substantially damaged. The airplane was owned and operated by Liebherr-Geschaftsreiseflugzeug, GbR. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed for the flight. The flight originated from Innsbruck, Austria.

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

Buro fur Flugenfalluntersuchungen, BFU
Bureau d'enquete sur les accidents d'aviation BEAA
Aircraft Accident Investigation Bureau, AAIB
Aeropole 1
Route de Morens
CH-1530 Payerne
Switzerland

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

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