Incident Swearingen SA226-AT Merlin IVA C-GCPX, Friday 31 January 2020
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Date:Friday 31 January 2020
Time:21:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SW4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Swearingen SA226-AT Merlin IVA
Owner/operator:Skycare Air Ambulance
Registration: C-GCPX
MSN: AT-011
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Sioux Lookout (CYXL), ON -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Thunder Bay Airport, ON (YQT/CYQT)
Destination airport:Sioux Lookout Airport, ON (YXL/CYXL)
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
A Swearingen SA226-AT operated by Skycare Air Ambulance was enroute from Thunder Bay (CYQT), ON to Sioux Lookout (CYXL), ON with two flight crew members on board.
During the landing roll on runway 16 at CYXL, the crew pulled the power levers in an asymmetric configuration and the aircraft veered off to the right side of the runway. While regaining directional control of the aircraft, the left propeller struck a runway light. The aircraft then taxied to the ramp without further incident.
An inspection of the aircraft by the operator's maintenance revealed damage to one of the blades of the left propeller.


TSB A20C0007

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09-Feb-2020 16:37 harro Added

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