Narrative:An uncontained engine fire forced the crew to carry out an emergency landing in a field just outside Leopoldsburg. The engine was separating from its mount and when they landed, just one bolt keep the engine on the aircraft. The aircraft was stored at Kortrijk/Wevelgem airport and was noted in flying condition in 2004.
|Date:||02 JUN 2000|
|Type:||GAF Nomad N.22B|
|C/n / msn:|| 26|
|First flight:|| 1976|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2 |
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Airplane fate:|| Repaired|
|Phase:|| Unknown (UNK)|
|Destination airport:||Leopoldsburg Airport (EBLE), Belgium|
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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.