Accident at Brereton Lake, MB


1997-08-21: The aircraft was on a pleasure flight from St. Andrews, Manitoba. The pilot was conducting a glassy water approach and, nearing the end the available landing area, reduced power to idle. The aircraft landed hard, and as it was settling into the water, struck submerged rocks and a tree on the lake shore. The aircraft sustained damage to the floats and the wing. The pilot and passenger were not injured.


CADORS Number 1994C0290
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-08-10 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Brereton Lake, MB
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TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories Collision with obstacle(s) during take-off or landing whilst airborne.,Abnormal runway contact

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model  Silhouette image of 172M
Year Built 1974
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 Collision with object,Hard landing

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