Accident at 58 Miles NW of Red Lake, Ont.


1996-03-09: The pilot and one passenger departed Red Lake on a VFR flight to Schultz Lake, Ontario. The pilot, after over flying the lake to determine wind and surface conditions landed his ski-equipped J3 cub. Moments after touch down, as the weight of the aircraft settled, the skiis dug into the snow and caused the aircraft to come to rest inverted. The aircraft was substantially damaged, neither the pilot or his passenger were injured.


CADORS Number 1996C0081
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By Other
Occurred At 1996-03-09 - 16:30
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
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Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, 58 Miles NW of Red Lake, Ont.
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Reported By Other
Categories Loss of control - ground

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
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Occurrence Type Accident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model J3C-65
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Private No
Amateur Built No
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Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Nose over

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