Thruster T300, G-MYAR
During takeoff from a grass farm strip the engine failed. The pilot carried out a forced landing in a wheat field but the aircraft clipped a hedge and inverted. The pilot assessed the cause of the power failure to have been due to a blocked vent in the fuel tank cap.
Thruster T300, G-MYAR 08-08.pdf (246.08 kb)
Date of occurrence: 8 July 2007