Accident at Plunkett, Saskatchewan


1997-04-01: The Cessna 150G, C-FDPP, was at 700 feet AGL and engaged in aerial cattle spotting activities over a community pasture in the vicinity of Plunkett, Saskatchewan. The aircraft's engine lost power and the pilot carried out a forced landing in a nearby field. During the landing the nose gear folded and the aircraft overturned. The pilot was uninjured. The aircraft sustained substantial damage. The aircraft was airborne for approximately four hours. The pilot suspects fuel exhaustion.


CADORS Number 1995C0386
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-10-22 - 18:35
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Plunkett, Saskatchewan
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Loss of control - ground

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model 150G
Year Built 1966
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 Engine - malfunction,Nose over

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