Incident at CALGARY / SPRINGBANK AB (CYBW) (Aerodrome - runway or taxiway surface condition)


2003-03-04: N53LB, a Lancair IV, arrived at Springbank after a flight from Pitt Meadows and slid off the side of Runway 16 approximately 2,600 feet from the threshold. No damage or injuries were reported. A PIREP at 1857Z from a landing aircraft had reported the braking action as poor. This report had been passed to the pilot of N53LB. The pilot later reported that the starboard main brake had failed on arrival.


CADORS Number 2003C0290
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-03-03 - 19:03
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID CYBW
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Springbank
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 27953
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Runway excursion,Aerodrome
Events Aerodrome - runway or taxiway surface condition

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United States of America
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Private
Model IV-P
Year Built 1999
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built Yes
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Runway excursion,Brakes - failure

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