AAIB investigation to Hapi Cygnet SF-2A, G-BRZD

Engine failure on final approach, Nayland Airfield, Essex, 1 August 2018.


During final approach to Runway 32 at Nayland Airfield, the engine failed and a restart attempt proved unsuccessful. The aircraft was manoeuvred to avoid tall trees but collided with a hedge, causing substantial damage to the aircraft and the pilot sustained a minor leg injury. The cause of the engine failure was not determined.

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Hapi Cygnet SF-2A, G-BRZD 11-18

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Published 8 November 2018