Accident at Gardner Creek, BC


1997-09-18: Unable to clear rising terrain in a confined mountainous valley, pilot attempted to turn around but collided with trees. Two minor injuries and aircraft substantially damaged.


CADORS Number 1994P0365
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-09-10 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 2
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, Gardner Creek, BC
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
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 PA28 151
Year Built 1974
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 2
Events Collision with terrain

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