Accid:Colomban Cri-Cri MC-15, G-CDNJ,Coonagh Airfield (EICN), Co. Limerick,17 August 2009: Report No 2010-003

SYNOPSIS

During circuit flying, just before levelling from a descent, the left engine stopped. The Pilot carried out a forced landing into a field adjacent to the airfield. The aircraft suffered substantial damage. The engine stoppage was probably due to carburettor icing.  The Pilot was not injured.

Occurrence Date: 
Monday, 17 August, 2009
Report Date: 
Monday, 10 May, 2010