The aircraft took off from Teuge Airport with 1 pilot and 17 parachutists on board. Shortly after take-off, the aircraft lost engine power, after which the pilot made an emergency landing in a meadow. The aircraft collided with a billboard with the right wing, then made a ground swing and came to a stop against the crash barrier next to the highway. The aircraft was heavily damaged. One parachutist was slightly injured.
Interim statement ‘Emergency landing after loss of engine power, Cessna 208B
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