NTSB Identification: ENG07WA032
Accident occurred Friday, July 14, 2006 in Skane County, Sweden
Aircraft: Grumman AA-5B, registration:
Injuries: 2 Serious.

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.

On July 14, 2006, a Grumman AA-5B (OY-CFL) was substantially damaged during a forced landing at Hoganas airfield in Sweden. During cruise flight a loud bang was heard, followed by severe engine vibration and smoke coming from the engine compartment. The pilot attempted a forced landing and departed the runway striking a stone wall. One cylinder head was found separated from its barrel. The subject cylinder was an overhauled unit.

This accident investigation is under the jurisdiction and control of the Swedish government. Any further information may be obtained from:

Swedish Accident Investigation Board
P.O. Box 12538, SE-102 29
Stockholm Sweden

This report is for informational purposes only and contains only information released by or obtained from the Swedish government

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