Accident at Orillia, ONT


1997-09-16: Aircraft departed Lake St. John Airport enroute to Mara Airport. On departure, the aircraft experienced an engine failure and landed in Lake St. John. Aircraft sank in shallow water. One person on board - minor injuries only. Ops. Impact -- none.


CADORS Number 1994O0476
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-09-10 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Orillia, ONT
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
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Canadian Registration GPXP | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Operator Private
Model PL-4A
Year Built 1987
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 1
Events Engine failure

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