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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 268026
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Date:21-SEP-2021
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C152 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 152
Owner/operator:Exploits Valley Air Services/Gander Flight Training
Registration: C-GZKI
MSN: 15280904
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Gander International Airport, NL (YQX/CYQX) -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Gander International Airport, NL (YQX/CYQX)
Destination airport:Gander International Airport, NL (YQX/CYQX)
Investigating agency: TSB Canada
Narrative:
A Cessna 152 aircraft operated by Exploits Valley Air Services/Gander Flight Training, was conducting night training circuits at Gander Intl, NL (CYQX) with 1 student pilot onboard. On landing, the aircraft bounced and subsequently landed on the nose gear, causing the nose gear to collapse. The aircraft came to a stop on the runway, resting on the nose and left wing. The pilot was not injured.
Company maintenance towed the aircraft to the hangar. Initial inspection revealed damage to the propeller, engine, engine mount, nose landing gear and left hand wing. The aircraft has been removed from service pending further assessment.

Sources:

TSB


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Sep-2021 17:17 harro Added
24-Sep-2021 17:17 harro Updated [Location]

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