Aviation24.be is following a Cessna 551 private jet (registered OE-FGR) that departed from Jerez Airport, Spain destination Cologne, Germany. The aircraft, however, didn’t reach the German airport but continued towards the Baltic Sea. Air traffic control tried to reach the pilots but in vain.
French Air Force scrambled towards the aircraft, but found no pilots in the cockpit. The aircraft carried two pilots and four passengers.
The aircraft crossed Spain, France, Luxemburg, Belgium and Germany.
4 hours and 54 minutes after departure from Jerez, the private jet crashed into the Baltic Sea.
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