Epic LT RA-2151G 31.03.2019

Accident date31.03.2019
Investigation statusInvestigation is finished
Aircraft registration numberRA-2151G
Place of aircraft departure
Airport of departure
Intended destination
Intended Airport of arrival
Accident sitein the area of Egelsbach Airport (Germany)
Aircraft typeEpic LT
Serial №
Aircraft operatorGlobus Airlines
Aircraft ownerGlobus Airlines
The date of the completion of the investigation (report)27.04.2022
Number of fatalities3
Victims accuracyfinal
Degree of aircraft destruction
Aviation typeGA
Works type

01 april 2019

On 31.03.2019, at 14:40 UTC (16:40 Moscow time), near Egelsbach Airport (Germany), the accident occurred, involving the single-built Epic LT RA-2151G aircraft, owned by Globus Airlines. According to the fatal accident notification received from the German Federal Bureau of Aircraft Accident Investigation (Bundesstelle für Flugunfalluntersuchung, BFU), when performing a landing approach at Egelsbach Airport (Germany, the state of Hesse (EDFE)), the aircraft crashed in the field and a fire broke out. All the people on board were killed. The aircraft was completely destroyed and burned down. 

In accordance with the provisions of ICAO Annex 13, Aircraft Accident and Incident Investigation, the investigation is conducted by the BFU, Germany. The Interstate Aviation Committee (IAC) has appointed the Investigation team in accordance with the International Aviation Legislation. The Investigation team have started their work. 

The IAC emphasizes that in accordance with the Standards of ICAO Annex 13, the official information related to the investigation progress and results is provided by the authority of the State, conducting the investigation (Germany). The BFU official website is: https://www.bfu-web.de.

27 april 2022

German Federal Bureau of Aircraft Accident Investigation (hereinafter – BFU) has completed the investigation of the fatal accident involving Epic LT RA-2151G single-built aircraft (owner and operator – Globus Airlines, LLC) occurred in the area of Frankfurt-Egelsbach airfield, Hesse, Germany on 31.03.2019.

Currently the Final Report on the investigation of this accident is published at the BFU website. The IAC comments that BFU decided not to include in the Final Report are attached to the Report as the Addendum 2. You can find the Report using the following link: