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Jabiru 2200 Engine Failure - Forced Landing on the Beach


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Alpi Pioneer 200 - Jabiru 2200 Engine Failure - Forced Landing on the Beach

 

A partial power loss due to Jabiru 2200 engine failure forced me to land my Alpi Pioneer 200 CS-UPK on a beach in Portugal ... without a scratch ...

 

No. 3 cylinder exhaust valve adjustment screw jumped out ...

 

More details, pictures, video and portuguese authorities (GPIAA) official report:

 

Pictures of the Landing, Video, Official Report

 

and

 

Jabiru 2200 Valve Adjuster

 

PS: Use google-translator bar on the right side o the page to obtain english text version ...

 

:mad:

 

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