Incident at WOODSTOCK NB (CCD3)


2003-06-18: TSB 2003-06-18 A03A0065: The Challenger 11 Advanced Ultralight aircraft operating on floats was on a pleasure flight in the vicinity of Woodstock N.B. During a landing on the Saint John River the nosewheel dug into the water and the aircraft flipped over. The pilot advised that the nose wheel had not been retracted in preparation for the landing. The pilot was wearing a life-jacket and was secured in the aircraft by a four point restraint system. The pilot was not injured; damage to the aircraft is slight.


CADORS Number 2003A0334
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 2003-06-16 - 12:00
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CCD3
Aerodrome Name WOODSTOCK NB (CCD3)
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Woodstock, NB
TSB Occurrence Number A03A0065
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Loss of control - ground

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Ultralight
 Silhouette image of Ultralight
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Year Built 2002
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of BOMBARDIER ROTAX
Engine Model  Silhouette image of RECIPROCATING
Gear Type Amphibian
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Minor
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Nose over,Landing gear

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