Here's the actual article for those of you that read German. Roughly translated via Google... the strange translated English makes the situation seem even more surreal.
Man Plunges to Fight in Small Plane
A 26-year-old in Munich, has rented a plane and pilot to get it to crash. When this failed, he plunged to his death.
Dramatic fight to the death: A 26-year-old has tried to Bavaria to bring a small plane to crash and then thrown out of the machine to death. As the police in Ingolstadt, the man from the Augsburg area rented the machine, including a pilot for a flight to Munich.
In 500 meters above the village churches in the mountain district of Dachau, he had the 42-year-old pilot then attacked with a knife and injured on the chin - apparently in order to crash the plane. As the pilot, however, successfully fought back, the 26-year-old fell from the flying machine on the roof of a house and died. Police found a suicide note in the apartment of the man.
The injured pilot of the single-engine Cessna landed after the incident in Augsburg.