AAIB investigation to Flight Design CTSW, G-CETF
Engine failure, near Boston, Lincolnshire, 2 August 2015.
Whilst on final approach the engine suddenly lost power and the pilot was forced to land in a field short of the runway threshold. The aircraft nosed over and came to rest inverted. The investigation was inconclusive concerning the engine power loss, although fuel starvation was a possible cause.
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Published: 10 March 2016
Date of occurrence: 2 August 2015