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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 73546
Last updated: 29 December 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic PA24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-24 Comanche
Registration: C-FBPU
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Trail Airport, British Columbia -   Canada
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
The Piper PA-24 (C-FBPU) was about 1,000 feet into the take-off roll on runway 16 at Trail airport when, at 80 MPH, as the aircraft hit a bump in the runway, the landing gear retracted and the aircraft slid along the runway. The pilot secured the engine immediately and the aircraft came to a stop on the runway. The pilot was uninjured and exited the aircraft. There was no fire but substantial damage to the belly and engine compartment.


CADORS 2004P1012

Revision history:

22-Mar-2010 02:04 slowkid Added

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