On July 23, 2007, at 0925 coordinated universal time, an Express 2000 ER,Swiss registered HB-YMN, owned and piloted by the accident pilot, was destroyed when it impacted terrain under unknown circumstances near Basil, Switzerland. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed at the time of the accident. The pilot was fatally injured. The flight was originating at the time of the accident and was en route to Oshkosh, Wisconsin.

The Swiss investigators reported that "after take-off from Basel-Mulhouse airport," the airplane impacted a building approximately 3.8 kilometers off of the departure end of the runway.

The accident investigation is under the jurisdiction and control of the Swiss government. This report is for informational purposes only and contains only information released by or obtained from the Swiss government or Swiss Aircraft Accident Investigation Bureau. Further information pertaining to this accident may be obtained from:

Aircraft Accident Investigation Bureau - Switzerland
CH - 3003 Berne

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