Accident at Kenora, Ontario


1996-08-26: The pilot of C-GDFR, a Maule, ML6 floatplane was landing when high winds buffetted the aircraft and lifted it from the water surface. The pilot had little or no aileron control to correct the situation and the aircraft wing caught the water. Local Kenora weather at the time of occurrence reported as E25 OVC 10 TRWA 2815G25 CB10 LTGCG Hail Diam 05MM. There was four on board, one person received minor injuries.


CADORS Number 1996C0318
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-08-07 - 20:05
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Kenora, Ontario
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other

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
Model M 6 235
Year Built 1980
Engine Type Reciprocating
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Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Landing
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 1
Events Weather - other

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