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N3YE, a 172 operated by GPS Global Pilot School, makes a forced landing off the airport in a field on Oct 3rd, 2019 – After dropping to 1500RPM and engine shaking

GENERAL INFORMATION

Data SourceACCIDENT AND INCIDENT DATABASE
Report Number20191004018729I
Local Date04-OCT-19
CityHOMESTEAD
StateFL
Event TypeINCIDENT
Mid Air CollisionNOT A MIDAIR

AIRCRAFT INFORMATION

Aircraft DamageNONE
Aircraft MakeCESSNA
Aircraft Model172
Aircraft SeriesN
Airframe Hrs7534
Type of OperationGENERAL OPERATING RULES
Registration Nbr3YE
Total Aboard2
Fatalities0
Injuries0
Aircraft Weight ClassUNDER 12501 LBS
Engine MakeLYCOMI
Engine Model0-320 SERIES
Engine GroupUNK
Number of Engines1

Event Remarks
PILOT REPORTED THAT WHILE ON DOWNWIND TO RUNWAY 10 AT HOMESTEAD GENERAL AIRPORT, AIRCRAFT BEGAN TO SHAKE. PILOT ATTEMPTED TO LAND ON RUNWAY 18 BUT AIRCRAFT AIRSPEED WAS 120 KNOTS MID RUNWAY SO HE EXECUTED A GO AROUND. WHILE ON CROSSWIND THE ENGINE WAS ONLY PRODUCING 1500 RPM’S. PILOT SAW A CLEAR FIELD AND DECIDED TO MAKE A PRECAUTIONARY LANDING RATHER THAN ATTEMPTING A RETURN TO THE AIRPORT WITH LOW POWER AND LOW ALTITUDE.

Cessna 172N Skyhawk, N3YE: Incident occurred October 03, 2019 in Miami, Florida

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; South Florida
Aircraft made a forced landing in a field.

Date: 03-OCT-19
Time: 13:45:00Z
Regis#: N3YE
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 172
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: UNKNOWN
Aircraft Missing: No
Damage: UNKNOWN
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: EN ROUTE (ENR)
Operation: 91
City: MIAMI
State: FLORIDA