Accident at North Battleford, Saskatchewan


1996-10-15: The Schweizer 233A with a pilot and one passenger were conducting introductory flights to the air cadet squadron at North Battleford, Saskatchewan. The glider was landed on a grass area close to a taxiway. The wing came in contact with a concrete foundation which caused some damage to the wing. There were no injuries to either one of the occupants. There was no operational impact. Weather was not a factor in this incident.


CADORS Number 1996C0432
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-10-14 - 20:20
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, North Battleford, Saskatchewan
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Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Collision with obstacle(s) during take-off or landing whilst airborne.

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Glider
 Silhouette image of Glider
Canadian Registration GCLJ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Operator Private
Model SGS 2 33A
Year Built 1975
Engine Type None
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Private No
Amateur Built No
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Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Collision with object

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