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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58884
Last updated: 7 December 2019
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Time:14:32 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172N
Owner/operator:The Confederation College of Applied Arts & Technolo
Registration: C-GYAS
C/n / msn: 172-71312
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Thunder Bay, ON (CYQT) -   Canada
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Thunder Bay, ON (CYQT)
Destination airport:Thunder Bay, ON (CYQT)
The student pilot of the Cessna 172N aircraft (C-GYAS) was conducting solo touch-and-go landings on runway 25 in Thunder Bay, ON. During the "Go" portion following the fourth landing, the aircraft veered to left. The pilot was unable to regain control of the aircraft and it departed the paved portion of runway 25. Upon entering the snow-covered area beside runway 25, the nosewheel dug into some soft snow and broke off. Airport fire fighting personnel arrived at the scene immediately. The pilot was not injured. The aircraft sustained damage to the propeller, engine, nosewheel, and lower engine cowling area. The aircraft has been removed from service until repairs can be made.


Cadors Number: 2009O0404

Revision history:

06-Mar-2009 10:27 harro Added

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