Accident at RUSSELL MB (CJW5)


2001-05-31: The Piper PA 28-140 Cherokee had just taken off from the airport in Russell, MB. Approximately 200 feet above ground level, the engine (Lycoming O-320) lost all power. The pilot landed and ran into the tree line at the end of the runway. He received minor injuries and the aircraft was substantially damaged.


CADORS Number 2001C0546
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 2001-05-25 - 20:00
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Aerodrome ID CJW5
Aerodrome Name RUSSELL MB (CJW5)
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, RUSSELL MB (CJW5)
TSB Occurrence Number A01C0097
TSB Class of Investigation Class 3
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Runway excursion,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 Accident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model PA28 140
Year Built 1964
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model O-320-E2A
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage Substantial
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Events Collision with object,Forced landing,Runway excursion,Engine failure

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