Incident at Lake Erie shoreline (near Rodney, Ontario)


1996-03-23: A mayday was received by London advising of an engine failure and the pilot's intention to land along the Lake Erie shore. Ontario Provincial Police were advised at 1930Z. The aircraft and survivors were observed in the water just off shore. Two (2) survivors were rescued by Selkirk Coast Guard and transported to London Hospital. Two S.O.B. Damage -- extensive. Ops. impact -- none.


CADORS Number 1996O0105
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-03-23 - 19:19
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Lake Erie shoreline (near Rodney, Ontario)
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TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Model 17 30A
Year Built
Engine Type
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 0
Injuries 0
Events Forced landing,Engine failure

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