Accident at CHARLOTTETOWN AIRPORT

Summary

2003-07-30: TSB - Update - 2003-07-29 - A03A0086: The privately owned and operated Mooney M20F was landing on Runway 28 at Charlottetown, PEI after a local sightseeing flight. During touchdown the aircraft encountered a strong wind gust from the left which turned the aircraft beyond 45 degrees off runway heading. The pilot applied full power and attempted to overshoot into the wind. The aircraft did not accelerate sufficiently to fly out of ground effect and the stall warning horn activated several times. The aircraft continued across the infield until a wingtip caught on a small hill and spun the aircraft 180 degrees. The aircraft continued moving, now rearward, until it came to rest on the opposite side of the hill. None of the occupants were injured. The aircraft sustained damage to the landing gear, wings, and tail. The AFF responded after the FSS specialist activated the crash alarm as the aircraft departed the runway.
2003-07-29: A Mooney M20P landed hard on Runway 28 lost control and left the runway. The aircraft came to a stop in the grass south of Runway 28 and east of Runway 03. Four people were on board. There were no injuries. There was no report of Damage.

Details


CADORS Number 2003A0416
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-07-26 - 17:30
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYG
Aerodrome Name CHARLOTTETOWN AIRPORT
Geographic Location Prince Edward Island, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Charlottetown
TSB Occurrence Number A03A0086
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 31019
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Runway excursion,Loss of control - inflight,Abnormal runway contact
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FXPB | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Owner PARCO AVIATION LTD.
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of MOONEY
MOONEY
Model M20F
Year Built 1968
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model IO-360-A1A
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Substantial
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Runway excursion,Hard landing,Loss of control - inflight

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