Incident at Red Lake, Ontario

Summary

1996-09-09: The pilot of an Air Sandy Piper PA-31-350 aircraft, C-GYPF, was positioning the empty aircraft in preparation for a pending flight. While turning the aircraft, the outboard section of the right wing came into contact with a building. The damage was inspected and the aircraft was flown under the authority of a ferry flight permit, to Winnipeg for repair.

Details


CADORS Number 1996C0372
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1996-08-30 - 02:30
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Red Lake, Ontario
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Collision with obstacle(s) during take-off or landing whilst airborne.
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GYPF | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner AIR SANDY INC
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
PIPER
Model  Silhouette image of PA31 350
PA31 350
Year Built 1975
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Collision with object

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