Accident at 8NM SE Carlyle, Saskatchewan


1996-03-21: The pilot and only occupant of a spray equipped Weatherby 620B struck a powerline during the application of Lorsban 4E. The aircraft, although equipped with a wire cutter, broke both retaining poles (due to age). The aircraft, poles and wire all came to rest on the ground. The aircraft came to rest inverted, the pilot,however,was wearing a helmet plus a four point shoulder harness. The pilot received cuts and abrasions but was otherwise unhurt. The aircraft suffered extensive damage.


CADORS Number 1995C0266
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-07-20 - 00:25
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, 8NM SE Carlyle, Saskatchewan
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Categories Collision with obstacle(s) during take-off or landing whilst airborne.

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
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Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Accident
Owner Private
Operator FLYING ACRES AIR SERVICE LTD. (6452) Private
Model 620B
Year Built
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Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Wire strike

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