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Emergency landing after engine failure Diamond DA-40D, 21 March 2012

  • Source: Airnews The PH-XJB
  • Source: BFU Red rubber particles and fibres found on piston numer 3 and in the contribution chamber
  • Source: BFU Piston numer 3 with fire protection sleeve particle
  • Source: BFU Small and bearing
  • Source: Wings over Holland Lower left hand side engine
  • Source: Wings over Holland Upper left hand side engine
  • Source: Wings over Holland Engine cowling covered with engine oil

During a local flight the engine quit whereupon the pilot made a mayday call and subsequently made an emergency landing in a pasture. The landing was uneventful.

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