Accident at Havelock NB

Summary

1999-06-24: CFXUV amateur built KITFOX departing Havelock climbed to approximately 200 feet when the engine suddenly stopped. The aircraft attempted to return to the airport but entered a spin and clipped the top of trees before impacting the ground. The pilot sustained only minor injuries and was able to extract himself before the post crash fire erupted. The aircraft was destroyed by the fire. TSB case closed. TSB file # A99A0087.

Details


CADORS Number 1999A0344
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1999-06-23 - 11:30
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Havelock NB
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Controlled flight into or toward terrain
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Make DENNEY
Model KITFOX MODEL IV/A
Year Built 1997
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 1
Events Engine failure,Collision with terrain

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