Accident at 25 NM E of Red Deer, AB

Summary

1999-09-08: The pilot of CF-UIX, a Cessna 172 with 3 passengers, was landing on a farm gravel strip 25 miles east of Red Deer when he lost control of the a/c. There were minor injuries to the occupants and substantial damage to the a/c. OPI - System Safety UPDATE TSB reported that THE PILOT OF THE CESSNA 172G, CF-UIX WAS LANDING ON A FRIEND'S DRIVEWAY, ABOUT 25 NM EAST OF RED DEER, AB. ON THE APPROACH, THE PILOT GOT TOO LOW AND THE AIRCRAFT STRUCK A RISE ON THE DRIVE WAY AND BOUNCED INTO THE AIR. THE PILOT RETRACTED THE FLAPS AND ATTEMPTED A GO AROUND FOR ANOTHER APPROACH. THE AIRCRAFT BECAME AIRBORNE, FLEW UNDER A POWER LINE, STRUCK A FENCE, SWERVED AROUND AND CAME TO A STOP ON A PAVED RURAL ROAD. THE NOSE GEAR WAS KNOCKED OFF, THE AIRCRAFT PITCHED DOWN ONTO THE NOSE AND DAMAGED THE WING TIPS. THERE WERE NO INJURIES.

Details


CADORS Number 1999C0759
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-09-04 - 17:10
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 4
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 25 NM E of Red Deer, AB
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TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Controlled flight into or toward terrain,Collision with obstacle(s) during take-off or landing whilst airborne.
Events



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
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
CESSNA
Model 172G
Year Built 1966
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make LYCOMING
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 4
Events Collision with object,Collision with terrain

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