Incident at Victoria Harbour, British Columbia


1996-06-14: At approx 2005Z, NT56WJ called 5NM SE of Victoria Harbour landing. Airport advisory was given along with instructions for a westbound landing. At 2010Z, NT56WJ called on final for eastbound landing. Aircraft was landing with the wind and landed hard, bouncing approx 30 feet in the air. By this time there was vessel traffic in front of him, so he did a non-standard missed approach over parliament building and landed safely on second attempt. The aircraft arrived form the US with no flight plan, and step taxied into inner harbour after second landing.


CADORS Number 1996P0237
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-06-14 - 20:10
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, Victoria Harbour, British Columbia
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By
Categories Abnormal runway contact

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model 206
Year Built
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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

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