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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238258
Last updated: 19 July 2020
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Date:06-JUL-2020
Time:20:00 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT3P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Air Tractor AT-401B
Owner/operator:Steinbach Aerial Crop Service
Registration: C-GMBI
C/n / msn: 401B-1025
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:3 nm N of Altona Municipal Airport (CJL6), MB -   Canada
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Agricultural
Departure airport:Altona Municipal Airport (CJL6), MB
Destination airport:Altona Municipal Airport (CJL6), MB
Narrative:
An Air Tractor AT-401B operated by Steinbach Aerial Crop Service, departed Altona Municipal Airport (CJL6), MB to conduct aerial application on a field approximately 3 nm North of CJL6. During the spray run, the aircraft stuck a powerline. The pilot was able to return the aircraft to CJL6 and landed safely. The aircraft sustained substantial damage. There were no injuries to the pilot.

Sources:

TSB


Images:

Photo of C-GMBI courtesy AirHistory.net


Lac du Bonnet (CYAX)
10 June 1997; (c) Tim Martin

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Jul-2020 17:48 harro Added
19-Jul-2020 07:28 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Narrative]

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