Incident at Villeneuve, AB


1997-10-23: The pilot of C-GVAY was on his first solo and in the circuit for Runway 16. On the first touch and go landing, the pilot lost control of the a/c and it departed the runway into the grass on the east side. The pilot then taxied the a/c back onto the runway surface, backtracked to the threshold of the runway and continued the circuits. There was no reported damage to the a/c or the airport property.


CADORS Number 1997C0748
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1997-10-22 - 15:15
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Villeneuve, AB
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Runway excursion,Loss of control - ground

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GVAY | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model  Silhouette image of 172M
Year Built 1973
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Loss of control - on ground,Runway excursion

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