Accident at 8 NM N of Dryden, Ontario


1996-09-05: The owner of a float-equipped Piper PA-18-135 aircraft, C-FOWV, accompanied by his wife, departed Amesdale Lake, Ontario on a recreational flight to Pothole Lake, Ontario. The aircraft was reported overdue on 31 August 1996 and the aircraft wreckage was subsequently located on 3 September 1996. The pilot and the passenger suffered fatal injuries.


CADORS Number 1996C0369
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1996-09-03 - 14:45
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 2
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, 8 NM N of Dryden, Ontario
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Controlled flight into or toward terrain

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 PIPER
Model PA18 135
Year Built 1954
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 2
Injuries 0
Events Collision with terrain

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