The pilot reported that the Piper PA 28-181 was operated on a visual flight rules night flight. He estimated that the plane had about 30 to 32 gallons of fuel prior to departure from the Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport (BJC) in Denver, Colorado.
During the flight, intermittent electrical issues were experienced, including static in the headsets, flickering instrument panel lights, and a fluctuating ammeter gauge. Attempts were made to alleviate the electrical issues to no avail. [Read more…]