Accident at ALBAN (Aerodrome - runway or taxiway surface condition)


1998-05-08: ULTR FP101 C-IHQF - DEPARTING A/C COULD NOT GET AIRBORNE DUE TO SOFT SNOW. A WING HIT A BARBED WIRE FENCE, THE A/C NOSED IN AND FLIPPED OVER, COMING TO A STOP 50 FT AWAY. THE PILOT (LONE OCCUPANT) SUFFERED A BROKEN NOSE AND CUT HIS INDEX FINGER. DAMAGE TO THE WINGS, NOSE, AND FUSELAGE. OPS IMPACT - UNKNOWN. TIME = 1345Z. ACTION = PAH, PAR, TSB. TSB UPDATE: During the take-off run, the Fisher FP101 ultralight aircraft did not get airborne because of the soft snow. The bumpy runway surface made it difficult to steer, and the aircraft veered to the right, striking the barbed wire fence with the right wing. The aircraft came to rest on its nose. The pilot suffered a broken nose and cut finger.


CADORS Number 1993O0164
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By
Occurred At 1993-03-28 - Unknown time
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, ALBAN
TSB Occurrence Number A93O0091
TSB Class of Investigation Class C-4
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories Collision with obstacle(s) during take-off or landing whilst airborne.,Aerodrome
Events Aerodrome - runway or taxiway surface condition

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Ultralight
 Silhouette image of Ultralight
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Model FP 101
Year Built 1987
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Ski
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Substantial
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Events Collision with object

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