Accident at Dirty Water Lake, Ontario


1996-08-02: The pilot and one passenger in a Cessna U206, N200TL, were landing at Dirty Water Lake, Ontario, on a fishing expedition. The pilot was reportedly attempting a glassy water landing, and after the second touchdown, the aircraft yawed to the left, the wing tip struck the water, and the aircraft capsized. The pilot and passenger sustained only minor injuries, and were able to escape via the passenger door and window. They were rescued by nearby fishermen and taken to shore.


CADORS Number 1996C0304
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1996-07-31 - 09:30
Day or Night? Night-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 2
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Dirty Water Lake, Ontario
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories 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
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model 206
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number N200TL
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 2
Events Overturn,Loss of control - on ground

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