Incident at Regina, SK


1999-09-23: The pilot of C-GHTS, a Piper Aztec, was taxiing near the Saskatchewan Government Hangar at Regina when the brakes failed. The a/c hit a chain link fence, damaging the front of the a/c and possibly the propellers. The pilot was not injured and the extent of the damage is not known. OPI - Maintenance and Manufacturing UPDATE M. & M. reported that during a visit to Regina the a/c was seen undergoing repairs in Southern Aviation's hangar. Interveiw with the AME @ Southern revealed that the brake resevoir was completely empty when they inspected the a/c prior to starting repairs on the damages sustained when the a/c hit the fence. They could not find any leaks in the brake system where a loss would have occured. All attempts to contact the owner have failed.


CADORS Number 1999C0565
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-07-10 - 01:47
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Regina, SK
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,Collision with obstacle(s) during take-off or landing whilst airborne.

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model PA23 250
Year Built 1963
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make LYCOMING
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Taxi
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Collision with object,Brakes

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