Accident at Paungassi Lake, Manitoba


1996-05-10: The Cessna 206, C-GMJP, was on a charter flight to Paungassi Lake, Manitoba. The pilot landed the wheel equipped aircraft on the winter road crossing the lake to deplane two passengers and cargo. He landed on the road in snowy conditions under a low overcast and did not notice about six inches of snow cover. After landing the pilot realized that the section of the road he was on was not adequately cleared. As he taxiied to a section reported to be clear the landing gear struck a windrow of snow. The aircraft nosed over, struck the prop on the ice and then fell back. There was substantial damage to the propeller and possible damage to the aft section of the aircraft. There were no injuries.


CADORS Number 1995C0017
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-01-17 - 15:15
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
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Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Paungassi Lake, Manitoba
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Reported By
Categories Loss of control - ground,Collision with obstacle(s) during take-off or landing whilst airborne.

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GMJP | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Operator WAMAIR SERVICE & OUTFITTING INC. (6834) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model U206C
Year Built 1968
Engine Type Reciprocating
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Private No
Amateur Built No
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Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Collision with object,Nose over

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