Incident at Nelson, B.C.


1996-09-03: C-FNDG was on take-off roll from Nelson Airport when landing gear collapsed. The pilot of the PA24 had inadvertently selected gear lever instead of flap lever. No reported injuries to persons on board - undetermined damage to aircraft.


CADORS Number 1996P0394
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-08-29 - 15:45
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, Nelson, B.C.
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FNDG | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model PA24
Year Built
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear

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