Incident Piper PA-28-140 Cherokee F G-TEFC, Wednesday 15 May 2024
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Date:Wednesday 15 May 2024
Time:c. 16:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Piper PA-28-140 Cherokee F
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: G-TEFC
MSN: 28-7325088
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:near Grenaby, Isle of Man -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Isle of Man-Ronaldsway Airport (IOM/EGNS)
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
A Piper PA-28-140 Cherokee F (G-TEFC) experienced an engine failure and made an emergency landing in a field of barley near Grenaby, Isle of Man. The fire and rescue service says it was called to Grenaby after a light aircraft came down.

The incident happened just after 4pm. Station officer Matt Tyrer said: ‘The aircraft’s pilot performed an emergency landing in a field of barley:

‘Crews provided precautionary fire cover and liaised with the Air Accident Investigation Branch (AAIB). There were no injuries reported.’


Sources:

1. https://gef.im/news/emergency-services/light-aircraft-forced-to-make-emergency-landing-in-a-field-48597/
2. https://www.three.fm/news/isle-of-man-news/plane-makes-emergency-landing-in-field/
3. https://www.planelogger.com/Aircraft/Registration/G-TEFC/923361
4. https://cwsprduksumbraco.blob.core.windows.net/g-info/HistoricalLedger/G-TEFC.pdf
5. https://www.airport-data.com/aircraft/OY-PRC.html
6. https://www.airport-data.com/aircraft/G-TEFC.html
7. https://oy-reg.dk/register/3632.html

History of this aircraft

Built 1973: Ex N15530 (U.S. Registry, 1973-76). To OY-PRC (Danish registry) 6.5.76. To G-TEFC 18.6.1980 and has had 10 owners between 18.6.1980 and 21.2.2022

Location

Media:

G-TEFC Piper PA-28-140 Cherokee F at Wolverhampton Halfpenny Green (EGBN) 27 July 2017: G-TEFC

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-May-2024 11:28 aus Added
16-May-2024 11:40 ASN Updated [Location]
16-May-2024 15:27 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Source, Narrative]
17-May-2024 05:40 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total occupants, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative, Category]

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