Accident at Cape Tormentine

Summary

2010-08-16: UPDATE TSB: A10A0087: The Taylor Monoplane ultralight was taking off from a private airstrip when the engine suffered a power loss. The aircraft was unable to maintain altitude and struck alders causing substantial damage. Injuries were minor.
2010-08-09: The Rescue Coordination Centre (RCC) and the RCMP reported that a Canadian registered Taylor Monoplane ultralight aircraft crashed on the beach next to a campground in Cape Tormentine, NB. The one person on board suffered minor injuries.

Details


CADORS Number 2010A0796
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By NAV CANADA, Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 2010-08-07 - 19:25
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Cape Tormentine
TSB Occurrence Number A10A0087
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 122714-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA, Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Loss of control - inflight
Events



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
Make TAYLORCRAFT
Model MONOPLANE
Year Built 2007
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make VOLKSWAGEN
Engine Model  Silhouette image of RECIPROCATING
RECIPROCATING
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Events Engine - malfunction,Collision with terrain

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