Incident at Melville, Manitoba


1996-03-21: The Cessna A188B, C-GUAX, was engaged in spraying operations 30 miles NW of Melville, SK. The aircraft struck a hi-voltage powerline, severing the line. The aircraft was not damaged and landed without incident.


CADORS Number 1995C0268
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-07-16 - 15:20
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Manitoba, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Melville, Manitoba
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By
Categories Collision with obstacle(s) during take-off or landing whilst airborne.

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Private
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model A188B
Year Built 1972
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 Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Wire strike

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