Incident at Pass Lake, BC


1996-03-15: The ski equipped Cessna 185F was taxiing for departure on Pass Lake when the right ski axle broke. The right landing gear leg dug into the snow causing the aircraft to pitch-up onto its nose and right wing. No Injuries.


CADORS Number 1996P0116
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-03-15 - 16:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, Pass Lake, BC
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Reported By
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [non-powerplant],Loss of control - ground

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GVTV | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator TSAYTA AVIATION LTD. (4411) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model 185
Year Built
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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 Landing gear,Nose over

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