Accident at WOLLASTON LAKE SK (CZWL)

Summary

1997-04-01: The pilot of the Piper Navajo departed Wollaston Lake on a routine medevac flight to LaRonge. Besides the pilot there were 3 passengers on board. A patient, a nurse and the patient's mother. Take off was to the northwest and the aircraft crashed 1/4 of a mile off the end of runway 34 on the lake ice. The ELT was activated. The pilot was seriously hurt and was flown to Saskatoon along with the original patient. Weather at the time was reported as sky clear, visibility 15 miles, winds northwest at 8 to 10 knots. TSB are on the scene.

Details


CADORS Number 1995C0416
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-11-26 - 04:45
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CZWL
Aerodrome Name WOLLASTON LAKE SK (CZWL)
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Wollaston Lake, Saskatchewan
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories Controlled flight into or toward terrain
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GOLM | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Owner P & D AIRCRAFT LEASING LTD (EAGLE AIR SERVICES)
Operator EAGLE AIR SERVICES Private
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
PIPER
Model  Silhouette image of PA31
PA31
Year Built 1977
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Collision with terrain

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