Accident at Kyuquot Sound

Summary

1996-08-21: Early reports of aircraft missing in Kyuquot Sound area. C-FNNL with pilot and one passenger on board was on a sight-seeing trip off the West coast of Vancouver Island. Aircraft debris was sighted on Gaultheria Lake at approximately 0400Z Aug 21. RCMP divers have been dispatched to search for the aircraft and missing occupants.

Details


CADORS Number 1996P0371
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1996-08-21 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, Kyuquot Sound
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Unknown or undetermined
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FNNL | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Owner FLYING W AIR CORP
Operator Private
Make REPUBLIC
Model RC 3
Year Built 1946
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 0
Injuries 0
Events Missing aircraft

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