September 24, 1999

Accident at Dufresne, MB

C-GVAE, a Cessna 180 with 2 people on board, was departing from a private airstrip at Dufresne when the aircraft was caught in a strong crosswind, veered to the right and flipped on its back. The pilot and passenger walked away from the accident with minor injuries, although the aircraft reportedly suffered extensive damage. OPI - System Safety