Accident at Atikwa Lake, ONT


1997-07-31: The U.S. registered float equipped Cessna 172 aircraft was attempting to take off from Atikwa Lake, Ontario, approximately 30 miles east of Sioux Narrows. The pilot claimed that the aircraft encountered an air pocket, resulting in the rear portion of the floats striking the water hard. There were minor injuries to the passengers. The aircraft was substantially damaged.


CADORS Number 1994C0267
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-07-28 - 00:39
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Atikwa Lake, ONT
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Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
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Occurrence Type Accident
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model 172
Year Built
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Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number N758PV
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CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Other operational incident

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