Incident at 10 NE of Iron Springs, AB

Summary

1997-08-12: C-GTUZ struck a rural power line at the end of a spray application and damaged the fan blades on the spray pump. A company representative said that the pilot misjudged the height of the a/c as it crossed above the power lines.

Details


CADORS Number 1997C0540
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1997-08-07 - 12:30
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 10 NE of Iron Springs, AB
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Collision with obstacle(s) during take-off or landing whilst airborne.
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
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Canadian Registration GTUZ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner WEST WIND AIRSPRAY LTD
Operator Commercial
Make AYRES
Model S 2R
Year Built 1973
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 Wire strike

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