Accident to the Piper PA30 registered N8663Y on 12/08/2021 off Sainte Marguerite Island

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Vol AD Cannes (06) - AD Figari (2A).

Le pilote annonce un problème moteur après le décollage et son intention de faire demi-tour. Il amerrit près de l'ile Sainte Marguerite.

L'avion coule et le pilote indemne est récupéré par un bateau.

The translation below is for information only:

Flight from Cannes AD to Figari AD.
The pilot announced an engine problem after take-off and that he was going to turn around. He ditched close to the isle of Sainte Marguerite.
The plane sunk and the uninjured pilot was picked up by a boat.