Incident Diamond DA40 Diamond Star F-GUVX, 28 Jan 2008
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Date:28-JAN-2008
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DA40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Diamond DA40 Diamond Star
Owner/operator:École de Pilotage Amaury de la Grange-EPAG
Registration: F-GUVX
MSN: D4.316
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Incident
Location:Merville Calonne Airport -   France
Phase: En route
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Le Touquet Airport (LTQ/LFAT)
Destination airport:Hazebrouck-Merville/Calonne Airport (HZB/LFQT)
Investigating agency: BEA
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Narrative:
During the cruise, the engine power decreased. The pilot managed to maintain the level with 60% of the power. He reached the Merville CTR. The power decreased again and the pilot could no longer maintain level flight. He asked the Merville controller for landing priority and landed on the runway.

Sources:

https://bea.aero/en/investigation-reports/notified-events/detail/diminution-de-la-puissance-du-moteur-en-croisiere-atterrissage-durgence-sur-laerodrome-de-destination-en-instruction-solo/

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