Accident at GOOSE BAY NL (CYYR)


2003-03-27: Additional information added - System Safety - Aircraft Registration- USA
2003-02-17: A Cessna 210 enroute from Narsarsuaq, Greenland to Goose Bay was doing a PAR approach to Runway 26 in Goose Bay. The aircraft was at 1200 ft when the Pilot reported they 'lost the attitude indicator'. The aircraft was observed on radar making a sharp left turn and descending rapidly. All contact with the aircraft was lost. The wreckage was discovered at 0112Z on Feb 15, 2003 by an RCMP ground search. A Griffon Helicopter arrived on scene and confirmed the 2 persons on board were deceased. TSB - Class 3 Investigation A03A0022 - More to Follow


CADORS Number 2003A0098
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-02-14 - 22:20
Day or Night?
Fatalities 2
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYR
Aerodrome Name GOOSE BAY NL (CYYR)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, On approach to Goose Bay
TSB Occurrence Number A03A0022
TSB Class of Investigation Class 3
AOR Number 27626
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Other,Loss of control - inflight,Controlled flight into or toward terrain

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United States of America
Occurrence Type Accident
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model 210
Year Built
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Approach
Damage Destroyed
Fatalities 2
Injuries 0
Events Flight instrument failure,ELT,Collision with terrain,Loss of control - inflight

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