Accident at Dougdale Strip, 4 mi S.W. Langdon, AB


1999-08-16: The pilot was conducting a touch and go on the private strip when it hit a wire near the threshold. The ultralight nosed into the ground and came to rest inverted. The pilot was not injured which he attributed to his helmet and 4 point harness. OPI: System Safety


CADORS Number 1999C0669
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1999-08-08 - 16:30
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Dougdale Strip, 4 mi S.W. Langdon, AB
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Controlled flight into or toward terrain,Collision with obstacle(s) during take-off or landing whilst airborne.

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Ultralight
 Silhouette image of Ultralight
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Model RX 550
Year Built 1987
Engine Type Reciprocating
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 0
Events Collision with terrain,Collision with object

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