Accident at 7 N Uranium City, Sask.


1997-03-21: The pilot was on the return flight from Ena Lake Lodge when a loss of power occurred. The aircraft was forced landed into a swamp (pot hole). The aircraft overran the lake surface and came to rest inverted on the shoreline. The aircraft was substantially damaged, however the pilot suffered only minor scrapes and bruises. Carburator ice is suspected as the cause of the power plant malfunction.


CADORS Number 1995C0184
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-06-03 - 17:30
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 7 N Uranium City, Sask.
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FVCK | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Operator NORTHERN DENE AIRWAYS LTD. (5051) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model 180A
Year Built 1957
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 0
Events Forced landing,Engine - malfunction

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