Incident at GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)

Summary

2003-08-22: C-GTSG Seawind amphibious homebuilt, departed Gander runway 31 at 1919Z and reported engine problems shortly after takeoff. The pilot had to make a forced landing on Gander Lake. No injuries or assistance required. Nil TSB

Details


CADORS Number 2003A0490
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-08-21 - 19:20
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYQX
Aerodrome Name GANDER INTL NL (CYQX)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Gander Lake - in the immediate vicinity of Gander airport
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 31811
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other
Events



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
Make SEAWIND
Model 3000
Year Built 1998
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model IO-540-K
Gear Type Amphibian
Private No
Amateur Built Yes
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Forced landing,Engine - malfunction

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