Accident at Vicinity of Roblin, MB

Summary

1997-06-20: C-FJBG experienced an in-flight engine failure about 1 mile south of the Roblin airport. The pilot attempted to make a forced landing in a field, however the a/c struck a fence which tore off the undercarriage and the a/c slid along the ground and came to a stop. The pilot was able to exit the a/c and contact his company via his cell phone. While he was on the phone, the a/c caught fire and was completely destroyed. The TSB is investigating.

Details


CADORS Number 1997C0378
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-06-19 - 15:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Vicinity of Roblin, MB
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FJBG | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Owner JONAIR (1988) LTD
Operator Commercial
Make AIR TRACTOR
Model AT 401
Year Built 1992
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Forced landing,Engine failure

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