Vliegtuigongeval op 19 NOV 1996 met Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I C-GPTA - Toronto-Pearson International Airport, ON (YYZ)
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Status:Accident Investigation report not yet completed, but information verified through authorities or other sources.
Datum:dinsdag 19 november 1996
Type:Silhouette image of generic G159 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Airwave Transport
Registratie: C-GPTA
Constructienummer: 162
Bouwjaar: 1965-08-04 (31 years 4 months)
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Toronto-Pearson International Airport, ON (YYZ) (   Canada)
Fase: Geparkeerd (STD)
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A fire broke out in the vicinity of the right engine while maintenance was being done to the aircraft. The right wing was burned off and the right engine also sustained damage. A maintenance engineer was burned and a fire-fighter suffered smoke inhalation. Another aircraft, C-FAWG (Grumman G-159) suffered scorching damage to a leading edge and some other minor damage.

» CADORS Number: 1996O0529


photo of Grumman-G-159-Gulfstream-I-C-GPTA
accident date: 19-11-1996
type: Grumman G-159 Gulfstream I
registration: C-GPTA
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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