Incident at MOUNTAIN VIEW

Summary

1993-07-21: SZ33 SCHWEIZER 2-33 AIR CADET LEAGUE C-GFME - ON APPLICATION OFF POWER FOR TAKE-OFF, SPARE TOW ROPE WAS BLOWN IN FRONT OF GLIDER. BOTH THE LCO AND GLIDER PILOT WAS ORDERED TO RELEASE BY LCO. BOTH PILOTS AGREED. TOW RING STRUCK THE STARBOARD SIDE OF THE GLIDER, LEAVING A SMALL BLEMISH IN FABRIC. GLIDER WAS INSPECTED BY MNTNCE AND RETURNED TO SERVICE. FSO INVESTIGATED AND DETERMINED THAT THE TOW PILOT HAD RELEASED THE ROPE AFTER MOVING ONTO PAVEMENT FROM GRASS AREA. AMD GROUND PERSONNEL FAILED TO NOTICE AND REMOVE SAME. OPS IMPACT - UNKNOWN. FROM AIR CADET LEAGUE MESSAGE FORM. TIME = 2026Z. ACTION = PAX, PAH, PAE, TSB.

Details


CADORS Number 1993O0497
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1993-07-21 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, MOUNTAIN VIEW
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Reported By
Categories Other,Collision with obstacle(s) during take-off or landing whilst airborne.
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Glider
 Silhouette image of Glider
Canadian Registration GFME | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator Private
Make SCHWEIZER
Model SGS 2 33A
Year Built
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Private No
Amateur Built No
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CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Aircraft incident - minor damage,Wire strike

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