Accident at Sandspit


1996-09-03: At 1510Z C-GUJI departed Sandspit Runway 12. At approximately 1515Z C-GUJI reported engine failure. Aircraft landed in the water 1 1/2 miles south of Runway 30. Coast Guard responded and C-GUJI reported in tow at 1615Z. The DH2 was reported at Sandspit pier at 1808Z. No reported injuries - no damage to aircraft.


CADORS Number 1996P0398
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-08-30 - 15:15
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, Sandspit
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant]

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GUJI | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 2 MKI
Year Built 1957
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine failure

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