Accident at Point Leamington, NF.


1996-07-13: The ultralight was involved in an accident during training. The student/owner and instructor were on board. One person suffered a severe leg injury. Details of the accident type and extent of damage are incomplete and vague. TSB closed. *UPDATE* The float equipped aircraft was in cruise flight on base leg when the student felt a vibration through the airframe. The instructor immediately took control and the aircraft nosed over and impacted the ground in a near vertical attitude. No reason was given for the loss of control. The aircraft was destroyed by the impact.


CADORS Number 1996A0725
Occurrence Type Accident
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Occurred At 1996-07-13 - 19:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
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Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Point Leamington, NF.
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Categories Loss of control - inflight

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Ultralight
 Silhouette image of Ultralight
Canadian Registration IBJU | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
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Occurrence Type Accident
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Private No
Amateur Built No
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Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Events Loss of control - inflight

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