Incident at Bowbells, North Dakota, USA

Summary

1996-12-10: The pilot was on a 300 mile cross country flight as part of his training for a commercial pilot licence. He reported having problems with the engine and attempted to land at Bowbells, ND. Before reaching the airport, the engine stopped completely. The pilot force-landed the aircraft 1/4 mile west of the airport. There was approximately 18 inches of snow and on touchdown, the aircraft nosed over. NTSB is investigating. Ops. Impact -- unknown.

Details


CADORS Number 1996O0568
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1996-11-27 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location the United States of America, North America, National Capital Region (NCR), Bowbells, North Dakota, USA
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GCOS | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator NIMBUS AEROBATICS LIMITED Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
CESSNA
Model  Silhouette image of 150M
150M
Year Built 1974
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Forced landing,Engine - malfunction

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