Incident at Walkerton, Ontario (4 miles west)

Summary

1995-07-08: During a cross-country ferry of glider C-GBJR from Hanover to Kincardine, approximately seven minutes into the flight, the glider pilot advised the tow aircraft by radio or smoke being emitted from the left side of the engine cowling. Tow aircraft proceeded over Lang Farm, a private grass strip, and released the glider. Tow aircraft advised Hanover unicom of intentions and landed without further incident. Glider landed without incident. Ops. Impact -- unknown.

Details


CADORS Number 1995O0322
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-07-08 - 18:35
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Walkerton, Ontario (4 miles west)
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GGYS | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator AIR CADET LEAGUE OF CANADA Private
Make BELLANCA
Model 8GCBC
Year Built
Engine Type
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 Engine - malfunction

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