Incident at TRENTON NS (CYTN)

Summary

2010-08-17: UPDATE Maintenance & Manufacturing: It was reported that upon landing the pilot experienced what he described as a nose wheel shimmy that caused him to go off into the grass off the runway. After he came to a stop he noted that the oleo was flat. The pilot noted that it had been a hard landing. The aircraft was pulled out of the grass and into the hangar next to the terminal where it was secured. Further examination revealed that not only was the oleo flat, but the lower firewall was buckled and there is a sheered rivet on the seam. The carpet was pulled back and both floor areas beside the centre console were slightly buckled. Arrangements have been made for a more thorough evaluation of the damage. The aircraft remains in Trenton NS. Flight operations are investigating.
2010-08-16: C-GPBP, Cessna 172M, after landing at Trenton (CYTN), experienced an issue with nose wheel and aircraft went off the side of the runway. There was minor damage and no injuries.

Details


CADORS Number 2010A0838
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2010-08-15 - 02:30
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYTN
Aerodrome Name TRENTON NS (CYTN)
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Trenton (CYTN)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number 123050-V1
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Runway excursion,Abnormal runway contact
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GPBP | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner THE MONCTON FLYING CLUB (MONCTON FLIGHT COLLEGE)
Operator THE MONCTON FLYING CLUB (763) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
CESSNA
Model  Silhouette image of 172M
172M
Year Built 1975
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make  Silhouette image of AVCO LYCOMING
AVCO LYCOMING
Engine Model  Silhouette image of O-320-E2D
O-320-E2D
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Substantial
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Runway excursion,Hard landing,Landing gear

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