Incident at ALMA


1996-06-20: PA18 C-GRCM - A/C ON FLOATS HIT SMALL BOAT. PASSENGERS IN BOAT HAD TO JUMP IN WATER TO AVOID A/C. 1 PAX IN BOAT WAS HIT IN LEG BY FLOAT. TIME - 2300Z. ACTION - NAP. TSB Report A93Q0161: A citizen reported that a PA-18 seaplane on floats struck a light boat. The boat passenger had to jump in the water to avoid being hit by the aircraft but was still injured by one of the floats. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) opened an investigation.


CADORS Number 1993Q0423
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1993-08-10 - Unknown time
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Quebec, Canada, North America, Quebec Region, ALMA
TSB Occurrence Number A93Q0161
TSB Class of Investigation Class C-5
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories Collision with obstacle(s) during take-off or landing whilst airborne.

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model PA18 150
Year Built 1964
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Sea
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Taxi
Damage No Damage
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Events Collision with object

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