Accident at MIRAMICHI NB (CYCH)

Summary

2010-07-15: UPDATE TSB: A10A0041: A Grumman TBM-3E aircraft operated by Forest Protection Limited departed Runway 09 at the Miramichi Airport (CYCH) for a local training flight. About 1340 ADT, on the downwind leg, the aircraft went into a gradual descent and collided with the terrain. It came to rest on the south side of the airport on the edge of an industrial area. The pilot was fatally injured and the aircraft was destroyed.
2010-04-29: C-GFPL, Grumman TBM-3E, departed from Runway 09 in Miramichi (CYCH), and at approximately 1,000 feet entered a left hand descent. The aircraft then entered a spiral dive and impacted the ground vertically. The pilot and sole occupant was fatally injured. TSB investigating.

Details


CADORS Number 2010A0355
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By Transport Canada, Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 2010-04-23 - 17:00
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 1
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYCH
Aerodrome Name MIRAMICHI NB (CYCH)
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Miramichi (CYCH)
TSB Occurrence Number A10A0041
TSB Class of Investigation Class 3
AOR Number
Reported By Transport Canada, Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Loss of control - inflight
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GFPL | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Owner FOREST PROTECTION LIMITED
Operator FOREST PROTECTION LIMITED (2839) Commercial
Make GRUMMAN - USA
Model TBM 3E
Year Built 1954
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make CURTISS WRIGHT
Engine Model R-2600-20
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage Destroyed
Fatalities 1
Injuries 0
Events Collision with terrain,Loss of control - inflight

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