Accident at Moose Lake, AB


1999-08-04: The pilot of C-GJGO, a Cessna 185 on floats, took off from Moose Lake with 3 passengers for a local flight. Shortly after takeoff, engine power reduced and oil sprayed on the windshield. The pilot returned to land, looking out the side window for visual reference. The a/c landed hard and fractured the right float struts and damaged the right gear box. There were no injuries. OPI - System Safety


CADORS Number 1999C0655
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1999-08-02 - 02:40
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Alberta, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Moose Lake, AB
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Abnormal runway contact

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GJGO | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model A185F
Year Built 1979
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Climb
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Engine failure,Hard landing

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