NTSB Identification: SEA08LA098.
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Accident occurred Thursday, March 27, 2008 in Aurora, OR
Probable Cause Approval Date: 08/28/2008
Aircraft: Kenney RV6, registration: N65MK
Injuries: 2 Uninjured.

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The pilot departed on a test flight for a propeller installation. The pilot said that during the flight, a malfunction occurred and "the propeller was free-wheeling." The pilot force-landed the airplane in soft, muddy terrain and the airplane sustained substantial damage. The pilot did not provide any information regarding the circumstances of the propeller failure following the accident and the reason for the malfunction was not determined.

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:

A propeller malfunction for undetermined reasons.

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