Incident at COURTENAY


1996-02-26: The aircraft landed heavily on runway at Courtenay. The pilot overshot and during left bank ailerons jammed, pilot reduced power and aircraft cartwheeled. Aircraft was destroyed. Extend of injuries to pilot unknown at this time.


CADORS Number 1996P0090
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-02-26 - 12:10
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, COURTENAY
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Abnormal runway contact

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Model RV-3
Year Built
Engine Type
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Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Hard landing,Flight control systems (ailerons, rudder, rotors, flaps, main, tail)

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