Accident at MELFORT (MILLER FIELD) SK (CJZ3)

Summary

2003-01-07: TSB reported that the ski-equipped Cessna 170B (C-FDCJ) was taking off from a snow- packed farm strip in the vicinity of Gonlid, SK. It was reported that directional control was lost as the aircraft lifted off, and the aircraft crashed into low trees near the side of the runway. The aircraft came to rest upright but suffered substantial damage. There were no injuries.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0017
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 2003-01-03 - 16:55
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CJZ3
Aerodrome Name MELFORT (MILLER FIELD) SK (CJZ3)
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Gonlid (16 Miles NE of Melfort)
TSB Occurrence Number A03C0003
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Loss of control - inflight,Controlled flight into or toward terrain
Events



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 CESSNA
CESSNA
Model 170B
Year Built 1952
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make TELEDYNE CONTINENTAL
Engine Model C-145-2
Gear Type Land & Ski
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Substantial
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Loss of control - inflight,Collision with terrain

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