Accident at Melfort vicinity, SASK


1997-09-02: The pilot of a Piper J-3 Cub aircraft was attempting to land on a dirt road. The pilot decided to overshoot, but struck bushes on the departure end. The aircraft came to rest on its nose in a reservoir of water. The pilot was not injured.


CADORS Number 1994C0299
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-08-19 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Melfort vicinity, SASK
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By
Categories Controlled flight into or toward terrain

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 PIPER
Model J3C-65
Year Built 1945
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Collision with terrain

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