Reims Cessna F172F Skyhawk, G-ASWL
The accident occurred while the aircraft was engaged on an instructional flight from Manchester Barton Airport to Swansea Airport. As it neared Swansea, the aircraft experienced a loss of power and a forced landing was made in a field. When the nosewheel dug into the soft ground on landing, the aircraft tipped forward and inverted. The instructor, who was not wearing his full safety harness, sustained facial injuries.
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Date of occurrence: 3 March 2010