Incident at MOUNTAINVIEW, ONT

Summary

1997-07-15: Student overbanked the glider during tow. The extreme right and high position created a slack rope condition. The instructor leveled the aircraft and attempted the slack rope correction procedure, however, the rope broke at approximately 600' AGL. Due to the distance from the field, a downwind landing was executed. Ops. Impact unknown.

Details


CADORS Number 1994O0371
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-07-18 - 16:30
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, MOUNTAINVIEW, ONT
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Categories Other
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Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Glider
 Silhouette image of Glider
Canadian Registration GCLR | 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 SCHWEIZER
Model SGS 2 33
Year Built 1976
Engine Type None
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Gear Type
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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