Accident at La Loche, SK


1997-09-09: The pilot of C-MJO was taxiing for a solo VFR flight to Tisdale, when he had to stop quickly to avoid a motorcycle on the taxiway. When he began to taxi again, he had insufficient clearance to get by a building and struck the building with a wingtip. The initial damage appeared to be minor, however upon examination by an AME, it was determined that the rear spar was damaged.


CADORS Number 1997C0627
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1997-08-21 - 22:00
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Saskatchewan, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, La Loche, SK
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Collision with obstacle(s) during take-off or landing whilst airborne.

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 CESSNA
Model 172A
Year Built
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Taxi
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Collision with object

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