Preliminary Accident Reports

December 2003 Issue

September 16, Collegedale, Tenn. / Piper Cherokee 140

At 1545 central time a Piper PA-28-140 lost engine power on approach to Collegedale Municipal Airport and was damaged in the forced landing. The pilot suffered minor injuries. The flight was a maintenance test flight following the installation of a newly overhauled engine. About 12 minutes into the flight, the engine lost power and seized....

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