Accident at Aldersyde, Alberta

Summary

1996-04-22: Balloon had landed and was being secured by three ground crew when top of balloon brushed overhead electrical cables. One of crew suffered burns to his hands and feet.

Details


CADORS Number 1994W0506
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-04-10 - 15:45
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Aldersyde, Alberta
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By
Categories Collision with obstacle(s) during take-off or landing whilst airborne.
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Balloon
 Silhouette image of Balloon
Canadian Registration GWLL | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Owner
Operator Private
Make BALLOON WORKS
Model FIREFLY 7
Year Built 1974
Engine Type None
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Parked
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Wire strike

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