Accident: Kolb Twinstar MK. IIIA, G-BUZT, Killoughrum, near Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford, 4 June 2007: Report No 2008-003





The aircraft departed a private airfield on a local flight and proceeded in a northerly direction at an altitude of approximately 1,000 ft.  After approximately 20 minutes flying time the engine stopped without warning.  The pilot, the sole occupant of the aircraft, was unable to restart the engine in the time available.  In the subsequent forced landing the aircraft impacted heavily with the ground and was severely damaged.  The pilot suffered serious injuries.



Occurrence Date: 
Monday, 4 June, 2007
Report Date: 
Friday, 8 February, 2008