Accident at AURORA

Summary

1993-05-18: S21A SKYSPORT BALLOON COMPANY C-FJQS - WIND BEGAN TO INCREASE WHILE CONDUCTING SIGHTSEEING FLIGHT. PILOT ATTEMPTED PRECAUTIONARY LANDING ONTO FIELD. GONDOLA TIPPED OVER & WAS DRAGGED APPROX. 45' ON TOUCHDOWN. 1 PASSENGER RECEIVED MINOR INJURIES FROM ADJACENT PASSENGER'S VIDEO CAMERA. TIME - 0040Z. ACTION - PAX PAR TSB.

Details


CADORS Number 1993O0256
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By
Occurred At 1993-05-18 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, AURORA
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By
Categories Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Balloon
 Silhouette image of Balloon
Canadian Registration FJQS | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Owner SKYSPORT BALLOON COMPANY LTD
Operator SKYSPORT BALLOON COMPANY LIMITED Private
Make AEROSTAR
Model S71A
Year Built 1991
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Events Forced landing,Aircraft incident - minor damage

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