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Piper PA-28-161 Cherokee Warrior II, G-BODC

Date of occurrence: 27 December 2011

Summary:

During a local sightseeing flight the engine lost power at about 1,100 feet. The pilot was not able to restore power and made a forced landing in a ploughed field, with extensive damage to the landing gear, forward fuselage and left wing.

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Report name:
Piper PA-28-161 Cherokee Warrior II, G-BODC
Registration:
G-BODC
Type:
Piper PA-28-161 Cherokee Warrior II
Location:
Micklefield, West Yorkshire
Date of occurrence:
27 December 2011
Category:
General Aviation - Fixed Wing
Summary:

During a local sightseeing flight the engine lost power at about 1,100 feet. The pilot was not able to restore power and made a forced landing in a ploughed field, with extensive damage to the landing gear, forward fuselage and left wing.