Accident at Lawrence Station NB

Summary

1999-05-03: CGFPN TBM Fire Bomber involved in Forest Fire activities in the Lawrence Station area after climbing from dropping a load on the fire the engine stopped. The aircraft was substantially damaged during a forced landing in a clear cut area. Pilot sustained minore injuries. TSB case closed. More info to follow TSB file # A99A0061

Details


CADORS Number 1999A0234
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1999-05-01 - 16:38
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Lawrence Station NB
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GFPN | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Owner FOREST PROTECTION LIMITED
Operator Commercial
Make GRUMMAN
Model TBM 3E
Year Built
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number CALL SIGN TKR17
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Events Engine failure

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