Accident at St.Johns NF.


1997-03-18: Aircraft departed Runway 29 at 0701Z the pilot contacted Gander ACC but Gander ACC was unable to contact aircraft and the transponder target was lost. ACC called YYT FSS. The signal from the ELT had just started. The aircraft was located .4nm from the threshold of Runway. The pilot was fatally injured. TSB investigating.


CADORS Number 1995A0425
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-04-24 - 07:03
Day or Night?
Fatalities 1
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, St.Johns NF.
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories Controlled flight into or toward terrain

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Accident
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model 172
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number N31083
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 1
Injuries 0
Events Collision with terrain

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