Accident at Lac-à-la-Carpe


1997-03-07: While the aircraft was landing it was affected by a wind gust and landed hard on the water. The right float broke, the right wing touched the water and the aircraft over turned in the river. Major damage to the aircraft. The pilot received minor injuries.


CADORS Number 1994Q0310
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-06-08 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Quebec, Canada, North America, Quebec Region, Lac-à-la-Carpe
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories Abnormal runway contact

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GLCO | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Operator EXPEDITAIR (1989) INC. (5903) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 3
Year Built 1961
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 1
Events Hard landing

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