Incident at WINNIPEG / ST. ANDREWS MB (CYAV)

Summary

2003-07-09: UPDATE TSB reported that the Piper PA-31-350 aircraft, registration C-GPYJ, developed a shimmy in the rudder pedals during takeoff on Runway 36. The pilot elected to reject the takeoff and came to a stop approximately 20 feet off the end of the runway. The aircraft was able to taxi back to the ramp for inspection. The were no injuries and the aircraft was not damaged. The operator advised that the nose wheel was replaced and the aircraft was returned to service.
2003-07-08: C-GPYJ, a PA-31 Navajo, was departing from Runway 36 at St. Andrews for Poplar River when the pilot rejected the takeoff due to a shimmy in the rudder pedals. The a/c went off the end of the runway at slow speed and the pilot was able to taxi back to the runway surface and return to the apron. There was no damage to the a/c, but the nosewheel was found to have a bulge in it and the tire was changed.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C0897
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2003-07-07 - 18:37
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYAV
Aerodrome Name WINNIPEG / ST. ANDREWS MB (CYAV)
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, St. Andrews
TSB Occurrence Number A03C0174
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 30474
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Runway excursion,Abrupt manoeuvre
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GPYJ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner EPHESUS TWO TWENTY LTD.
Operator MISSIONAIR (10521) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
PIPER
Model  Silhouette image of PA31 350
PA31 350
Year Built 1975
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model  Silhouette image of TIO-540-J2BD
TIO-540-J2BD
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Landing gear,Runway excursion,Rejected take-off

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