Service disruption

Due to maintenance, the Publications.gc.ca website may operate intermittently between 5:00 am ET until 9:00 am ET on Sunday, October 22, 2017.

Hard landing and runway excursion, Maritime Air Charter Limited, Beechcraft King Air A100, C-FDOR, Margaree, Nova Scotia, 16 August 2015: TU3-5/15-0054E-PDF

"On 16 August 2015, a Maritime Air Charter Limited Beechcraft King Air A100 (registration C-FDOR, serial number B-103) was on a charter flight from Halifax Stanfield International Airport, Nova Scotia, to Margaree Aerodrome, Nova Scotia, with 2 pilots and 2 passengers on board. At approximately 1616 Atlantic Daylight Time, while conducting a visual approach to Runway 01, the aircraft touched down hard about 263 feet beyond the threshold. Almost immediately, the right main landing gear collapsed, then the right propeller and wing contacted the runway. The aircraft slid along the runway for about 1350 feet, then veered right and departed off the side of the runway. It came to rest about 1850 feet beyond the threshold and 22 feet from the runway edge. There were no injuries and there was no post-impact fire. The aircraft was substantially damaged. The occurrence took place during daylight hours. The 406-megahertz emergency locator transmitter did not activate"--Summary, t.p.

Permanent link to this Catalogue Record: What is a permanent link?
http://publications.gc.ca/pub?id=9.835053&sl=0
MARC XML Format   MARC HTML Format

Department/Agency Transportation Safety Board of Canada.
Title Hard landing and runway excursion, Maritime Air Charter Limited, Beechcraft King Air A100, C-FDOR, Margaree, Nova Scotia, 16 August 2015
Series Title Aviation investigation report ;
Publication Type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
Electronic Document

Archived Content

Information identified as archived is provided for reference, research or recordkeeping purposes. It is not subject to the Government of Canada Web Standards and has not been altered or updated since it was archived. Please contact the authoring department to request a format other than those available.

We invite you to consult the Frequently Asked Questions page for additional information regarding the Archived Content notice.


Having trouble opening this document?

Note: The URLs contained in this/these document(s) may no longer be functional
Note Issued also in French under title: Atterrissage dur et sortie de piste, Maritime Air Charter Limited, Beechcraft King Air A100 (C-FDOR), Margaree (Nouvelle-Écosse), 16 août 2015.
Date c2017.
Number of Pages ii, 34 p. :
ISBN 978-0-660-08267-7
Catalogue Number
  • TU3-5/15-0054E-PDF
Subject Terms Aircraft accidents, Investigations