Incident at Fond Du Lac, SK

Summary

1997-07-07: On takeoff, the pilot experienced directional control problems as the a/c approached flying speed. He aborted the takeoff, but could not stop the a/c on the runway because the brakes had failed. The a/c was taxied back on to the runway using differential power and returned to the apron. It was discovered that the right brake line had failed. There was no damage to the a/c or injuries to the two occupants.

Details


CADORS Number 1997C0423
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1997-06-30 - 22:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Fond Du Lac, SK
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Runway excursion,Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FCQT | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner POINTS NORTH AIR SERVICES INC (POINTS NORTH AIR)
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DOUGLAS
DOUGLAS
Model DC3CS1C3G
Year Built 1943
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Brakes,Runway excursion

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