Incident at TORONTO / BILLY BISHOP TORONTO CITY AIRPORT ON (CYTZ)

Summary

1997-04-10: Aircraft had been attempting to taxi westbound toward the seaplane ramp at Toronto Island Airport. Due to 20 25 knot wind from east, pilot had difficulty water taxiing in choppy water. Pilot radioed "we're sinking" and "get someone over here". Crash alarm was activated, marine police, airport manager and 911 all notified. Police boats towed aircraft to seaplane ramp, still floating. Passengers had already jumped onto airport seawall. No reported injuries. Minor pontoon damage. Ops. Impact none.

Details


CADORS Number 1994O0328
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-06-24 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYTZ
Aerodrome Name TORONTO / BILLY BISHOP TORONTO CITY AIRPORT ON (CYTZ)
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Toronto Island
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant]
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FXWH | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner CAMERON AIR SERVICE INC.
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
CESSNA
Model U206C
Year Built 1968
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 Landing gear

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