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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 225925
Last updated: 22 July 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic BE23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft C23 Sundowner
Owner/operator:Aviation MH
Registration: C-GNJM
C/n / msn: M-1568
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:northwestern New Brunswick. Adjacent to Ennishore Road -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Rivière-du-Loup Airport, QC (YRI/CYRI)
Destination airport:Grand Falls Airport, NB (CCK3)
A Beech C 23 Sundowner aircraft operated by Aviation MH, was conducting a flight from Riviere-du-Loup (CYRI), QC to Grand Falls (CCK3), NB with only the pilot on board. As the commercial student-pilot was landing on the 40-foot wide asphalt portion of Runway 16 at CCK3, the left main landing gear exited the asphalt. There was a slight drop between the asphalt and the turf/gravel on the sides of the runway. As the pilot experienced difficulty controlling the aircraft, full power was applied for a go-around, however during the early stages of the climb, the aircraft started heading toward the hangars on the south-east end of the airport. The pilot attempted to avoid the hangars by turning to the left over a forested area, but the aircraft stalled, and struck the ground. The pilot exited the aircraft, and was able to get to a passerby, who called for help. There was no fire, and the ELT activated. The aircraft was destroyed and the pilot sustained serious injuries.


Revision history:

08-Jun-2019 03:52 Geno Added
15-Jun-2019 07:56 peterj Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
17-Jun-2019 05:54 peterj Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
19-Jun-2019 11:15 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
22-Jul-2019 09:31 Anon. Updated [Cn]

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