Incident at BUFFALO NARROWS SK (CYVT)

Summary

2003-08-08: The Canadair CL-215, C-FAFO, had landed at Buffalo Narrows, SK, after a forest fire fighting mission and was taxiing into the tanker base apron for fuel. The left propeller contacted the outboard trailing edge of the elevator of another tanker parked in front of the re-fueling facility. There was no damage to C-FAFO. The parked aircraft sustained damage to the trailing edge of the starboard elevator and was ferried to La Ronge for repair.

Details


CADORS Number 2003C1106
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 2003-08-01 - 20:30
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYVT
Aerodrome Name BUFFALO NARROWS SK (CYVT)
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Buffalo Narrows
TSB Occurrence Number A03C0205
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Abnormal runway contact
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FAFO | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner PROVINCE OF SASKATCHEWAN
Operator State
Make  Silhouette image of CANADAIR
CANADAIR
Model CL215 1A10
Year Built 1987
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make PRATT & WHITNEY
Engine Model WASP CA3
Gear Type Amphibian
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Taxi
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Propeller/rotor strike

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