Accident Swearingen SA226-TC Metro II C-FKEX, Tuesday 10 May 2005
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Date:Tuesday 10 May 2005
Type:Silhouette image of generic SW4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Swearingen SA226-TC Metro II
Owner/operator:Perimeter Aviation
Registration: C-FKEX
MSN: TC-332
Year of manufacture:1980
Engine model:Garrett TPE331-10UA
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 17
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial, written off
Location:Thompson Airport, MB (YTH) -   Canada
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:York Landing Airport, MB (ZAC/CZAC)
Destination airport:Thompson Airport, MB (YTH/CYTH)
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Perimeter Aviation flight 914, a Metro II with 17 people on board, was on approach at Thompson, MB. The first officer flew the aircraft during the approach, and encountered turbulence and fluctuating airspeed. The captain took control at 200 feet agl. The aircraft was high and left of centreline. The captain added power, continued the approach and landed hard on runway 23 near the intersection with runway 32. After the aircraft arrived at the apron, a fuel leak was noted. The aircraft was inspected and damage was found in the wheel wells, wing leading edge, engine mounts and a wing-fuselage attachment point. No injuries were reported. Reported winds at 1400Z were 010 at 15-20 kts; 1500Z winds were 350 at 9 kts.


CADORS Number: 2005C0905

History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

20 August 1982 N237AM Air Midwest 0 Kansas City Downtown Municipal Airport, MO (MKC) sub
24 February 1983 N237AM Air Midwest 0 St. Louis, MO min
24 May 1984 N237AM Air Midwest 0 Albuquerque, NM min

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