Plane File Number BEA2018-0844 Accident, Les Saintes, on 28 November 2018, PIPER - PA32, F-OJSN

Accident to the Piper PA32 registered F-OJSN on 28/11/2018 at Les Saintes Islands

Investigation progression In progress  
Progress: 50%

Summary

Vol AD Canefield (Dominique) - AD Pointe-A-Pitre (Guadeloupe).

Le pilote annonce se dérouter sur l'aérodrome des Saintes suite à un problème de portière. Lors de l'approche finale, constatant une perte de puissance du moteur, le pilote amerrit dans la baie des Saintes.

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Flight from Canefield AD (Dominica) to Pointe-A-Pitre AD (Guadeloupe).


The pilot announced that he was going to divert to Les Saintes aerodrome following a problem with a door. In the final approach, observing a loss of engine power, the pilot landed on the water in the Les Saintes bay.