AAIB investigation to Piper PA-32R-301T, N414AG

Engine failed in heavy rain and aircraft hit trees during forced landing, 5 miles south of Linton-on-Ouse Airfield, 23 August 2017.

Summary:

The engine failed when heavy rain was encountered while flying in sight of the ground at approximately 1,900 ft agl. A forced landing was made in a field but, before the aircraft came to a halt, it hit trees and was extensively damaged.

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Piper PA-32R-301T, N414AG 01-18

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Published 11 January 2018