Incident at North Bay, Ontario

Summary

1997-03-26: Following glider aerotow launch on May 8th, on final approach to runway 26, the tow rope struck and broke off one approach light bar approx. 400' from the runway threshold. Again on May 15, tow rope struck and broke off three consecutive sets of approach lights commencing 1000' from threshold of runway 31. All tow pilots have been briefed on proper approach procedures when landing with tow rope attached to aircraft. Ops. Impact unknown.

Details


CADORS Number 1994O0324
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-05-08 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, North Bay, Ontario
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Categories Other
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Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GQII | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner AIR CADET LEAGUE OF CANADA ONTARIO PROVINCIAL COMMITTEE
Operator Private
Make BELLANCA
Model 8GCBC
Year Built 1977
Engine Type Reciprocating
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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 Other operational incident

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