Accident Just Highlander ,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 177356
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Date:Friday 26 June 2015
Type:Just Highlander
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Near Bonaventure Airport (CYVB), Bonaventure, QC -   Canada
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Bonaventure airport (CYVB), QC
Destination airport:Bonaventure airport (CYVB), QC
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
An amateur-built Highlander was on a local VFR flight from Bonaventure airport (CYVB), QC, with only the pilot on board. Returning to the airport, the pilot decided to conduct a few touch-and-gos on Runway 13. During the initial climb after the first touch-and-go, the pilot reported that he was simulating an engine failure and that he was turning around to land on Runway 31. During the left turn, the pilot lost control of the aircraft and stuck the ground at high speed. The pilot suffered fatal injuries and the aircraft was destroyed.

TSB #A15Q0093

Revision history:

27-Jun-2015 18:34 gerard57 Added
27-Jun-2015 18:34 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source]
27-Jun-2015 18:35 harro Updated [Source]
27-Jun-2015 20:08 Geno Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]
28-Jun-2015 07:13 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code]
15-Dec-2021 20:59 harro Updated [Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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