Accident at Hay Island, MB (Aerodrome - runway or taxiway surface condition)


1997-10-21: The pilot of C-GSAD landed at the private airstrip on a charter flight with 2 passengers. As the a/c was on the roll-out, the nosewheel sank into a pothole in the runway. The nosewheel turned sideways and collapsed, and the nose of the a/c struck the runway surface causing substantial damage. There were no injuries to the three people on board.


CADORS Number 1997C0741
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1997-10-15 - 20:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Hay Island, MB
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Aerodrome
Events Aerodrome - runway or taxiway surface condition

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GSAD | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Operator Commercial
Model BN2A 26
Year Built 1967
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 Landing gear

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