Incident at Mountain View, Ontario

Summary

1995-07-12: Instructor and student were conducting the third training flight and student was attempting aero-tow with some difficulty. Instructor attempted to have student return glider to correct tow position. Bow (slack) in rope. Instructor took control and released the rope at 1700'AGL. Preoccupied with agitated student during the flight back to the field, an excessive sink rate was encountered. Aircraft landed without incident on a cross runway. Ops. Impact -- unknown.

Details


CADORS Number 1995O0338
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-07-12 - 17:15
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Mountain View, Ontario
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Categories Other
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Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Glider
 Silhouette image of Glider
Canadian Registration GCLG | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator AIR CADET LEAGUE OF CANADA Private
Make SCHWEIZER
Model SGS 2 33
Year Built
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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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