Incident at PRINCE ALBERT (GLASS FIELD) SK (CYPA)

Summary

1997-03-07: The float-equipped Cessna 185 aircraft had landed on the river, and while sailing, the engine quit. The pilot could not restart the engine, and the aircraft was carried downstream. The pilot requested emergency assistance. The aircraft came to rest on a weir, and members of the fire department rescued the pilot by boat at 1444Z.

Details


CADORS Number 1994C0189
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-06-13 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYPA
Aerodrome Name PRINCE ALBERT (GLASS FIELD) SK (CYPA)
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Prince Albert, Saskatchewan
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FMIU | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner LAWRENCE BAY AIRWAYS LTD
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
CESSNA
Model A185F
Year Built 1977
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine failure

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