Accident at Grandview


2003-03-27: The pilot of C-IBPV, a Husky Norseman ultralight (sn 88B1371125), had just taken off from a private airstrip near Grandview Manitoba when he lost directional control of the aircraft. At approximately 250 feet agl the aircraft veered to the left, then lost altitude and struck a hydro wire adjacent to the airstrip. The aircraft sustained damage to the tail, fuselage, propeller and right wing. Engine model is a Subaru EA81. It was reported that the accident knocked out power to part of the community and Manitoba Hydro was called in to restore service.


CADORS Number 2003C0386
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 2003-03-21 - 15:05
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Grandview
TSB Occurrence Number A03C0077
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,Collision with obstacle(s) during take-off or landing whilst airborne.

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Ultralight
 Silhouette image of Ultralight
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Year Built 1988
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of BOMBARDIER ROTAX
Engine Model  Silhouette image of RECIPROCATING
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Substantial
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Loss of control - inflight,Collision with terrain,Collision with object

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