Incident at Saint John, N.B.


1996-11-14: The aircraft had broken free of its morings and had floated to rest on a bog. The pilot was attempting to taxi the aircraft to a safe area out of the strong wind. While manouvering the aircraft was hit by a gust and flipped over. The pilot escaped uninjured and the aircraft received minro damage. TSB no invovlvement.


CADORS Number 1996A0862
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Owner/Operator
Occurred At 1996-11-13 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Saint John, N.B.
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Owner/Operator
Categories Loss of control - ground

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GMDS | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model R172K
Year Built 1977
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Sea
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number 172XP
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Taxi
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Loss of control - on ground

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