Accident at 14 MILES S.W. Mayerthorpe, AB


1999-08-16: On take-off from a hayfield, the PA18 failed to climb and settled into a barbed wire fence. The aircraft sustained substantial damage with no injuries to the pilot. OPI: System Safety


CADORS Number 1999C0668
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1999-08-09 - 17:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 14 MILES S.W. Mayerthorpe, AB
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Collision with obstacle(s) during take-off or landing whilst airborne.

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FKVY | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model PA18 150
Year Built 1952
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine - malfunction,Collision with object

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