Accident at Yellowknife, NWT


1997-05-07: C-FHFY was landing on Runway 33 (wind 360 / 10) and groundlooped on the roll-out, damaging the wing and tailwheel. There were no injuries. A Canadian Forces CP-140 Aurora a/c on an IFR approach behind C-FHFY had to break off his approach and land on Runway 09, after complaining to the tower. No other a/c were delayed. UPDATE The damage on the a/c was to the tailwheel, the left wingtip and the left elevator.


CADORS Number 1997C0241
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-05-06 - 01:40
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Northwest Territories, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Yellowknife, NWT
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Loss of control - ground

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model 180
Year Built 1953
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Roll Out
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Loss of control - on ground

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