Incident at Peterborough, Ontario - landed at Trenton, Ontario


1996-02-08: Aircraft struck a tree during an instrument approach at Peterborough after a flight from Quebec City. The aircraft received damage to the right wing and engine area which resulted in a fuel leak. The pilot declared an emergency and diverted to Trenton. Aircraft was leaking fuel from an underwing valve which was closed by Trenton personnel, but not before considerable fuel had leaked onto the ramp. No reported injuries to the one SOB. Ops. Impact -- none.


CADORS Number 1996O0049
Occurrence Type Incident
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Occurred At 1996-02-08 - 14:15
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Peterborough, Ontario - landed at Trenton, Ontario
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Categories Collision with obstacle(s) during take-off or landing whilst airborne.

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
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Canadian Registration GAVI | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
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Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR NORTH (8874) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BEECH
Model  Silhouette image of 100
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Private No
Amateur Built No
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Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Collision with object

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