Date: May 02, 2000
Time: 14:39
Location: Lyon Satolas, France
Operator: Northern Executive Aviation
Flight #: 4B
Route: ?
AC Type: Learjet 35A
Registration: G-MURI
cn / ln: 35-646
Aboard: 5   (passengers:3  crew:2)
Fatalities: 2   (passengers:0  crew:2)
Ground: 0
Summary: During a landing attempt the crew shut down No. 1 engine and declared an emergency. The plane was told to divert to Lyon Satolas. Power was applied to the remaining engine and the plane banked to the left causing the wing to touch the ground, crash and catch fire. Loss of yaw and roll control which appears to be due to the failure to monitor flight symmetry at the time of the thrust increase on the right engine.

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