Incident at Fredericton


1997-10-20: CFYTQ RV4 on final for runway 15 at Fredericton when the engine stopped due to fuel exhaustion. The pilot landed the aircraft in a field 2 miles from the button of the runway. There was no damage and no injuries. The aircraft was refueled and flown the short distance to the airport. TSB case closed


CADORS Number 1997A0498
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-10-19 - 15:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Fredericton
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Fuel related

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Model RV-4
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Forced landing,Fuel management

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