Accident at Morris

Summary

2003-07-08: The Air Tractor 502B, registration C-GLMF had started its takeoff roll with a full load of fungicide. During rotation the aircraft would not climb and bounced on the runway. While dumping his chemical load, the pilot lost lateral control of the aircraft and the left wing struck the runway. The aircraft cartwheeled and came to rest in an upright position. The pilot received minor injuries and the aircraft was substantially damaged.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0894
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 2003-07-05 - 15:00
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Morris
TSB Occurrence Number A03C0169
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 GLMF | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Owner DALE AIR SERVICES (1990) LTD.
Operator DALE AIR SERVICES (1990) LTD. (3109) Commercial
Make AIR TRACTOR
Model AT 502B
Year Built 2000
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY
Engine Model PT6A-34AG
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Substantial
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Events Collision with terrain,Loss of control - inflight

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