Zenair CH 601XL Zodiac, G-CDJM, 22 July 2012

Zenair CH 601XL Zodiac, G-CDJM


The aircraft suffered a loss of engine power, believed to be due to fuel starvation. A forced landing attempt was made to a disused runway, but the engine stopped before reaching it. The aircraft touched down in a wheat field and inverted. Both occupants were uninjured but had extreme difficulty escaping from the wreckage.

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Published 10 December 2014