Incident at Vicinity of Brooks, AB

Summary

1999-07-12: It was reported that C-GQWC, an Air Tractor 401B, struck a power line while carrying out spray activities near Brooks. The collision tore off one of the spray booms from the a/c, but the pilot was able to continue flying and land the a/c safely. The spray boom was apparently recovered and re-attached to the a/c, which was back in service soon thereafter. OPI - Enforcement

Details


CADORS Number 1999C0567
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-07-09 - 00:01
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Vicinity of Brooks, AB
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Collision with obstacle(s) during take-off or landing whilst airborne.
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Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
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Canadian Registration GQWC | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner QUIKWAY AIR SERVICES INC
Operator Commercial
Make AIR TRACTOR
Model AT 401B
Year Built 1994
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
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CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Collision with object

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