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On July 1, 2001, about 0220 Coordinated Universal Time (UTC), a Cessna 172, German registration D-EZMB; crashed into a mountainous area near Sonnblick, Austria Instrument meteorological conditions prevailed and no flight plan was filed. The airplane was destroyed by impact forces. The pilot-in-command, the sole occupant of the airplane, was fatally injured. The flight originated from Ried-Kirchheim, Austria, about 50 minutes before the accident.