Accident at Bethany, Ontario


1997-03-13: The aircraft was flying on a south heading on final approach to a private grass strip. Prior to touchdown, the tail section struck a fence and the aircraft landed hard on the right main landing gear. The right landing gear subsequently failed and the aircraft ground looped to a stop just off the strip. The pilot reported the wind to be from the south at 10 knots, straight down the runway. No reported injuries. Ops. Impact -- unknown. From a TSB Initial Notification.


CADORS Number 1994O0303
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-06-10 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Bethany, Ontario
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories Collision with obstacle(s) during take-off or landing whilst airborne.,Abnormal runway contact

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FRRU | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model PA20S
Year Built
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Collision with object,Hard landing

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