Accident at Dawson, YT


1999-03-23: The pilot of C-GXGQ, a homebuilt CA-65, a single engine two-seater, was on approach to Runway 02 at Dawson. The pilot reported he lowered the gear handle, but was distracted by gusty wind conditions and did not check gear down. As the a/c touched down, the partially extended gear collapsed. Although there were no injuries, it was reported that the a/c was substantially damaged. OPi - System Safety


CADORS Number 1999C0212
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-03-20 - 21:10
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Yukon, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Dawson, YT
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Abnormal runway contact

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
Model CA-65
Year Built 1976
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built Yes
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Propeller/rotor strike,Landing gear

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