Accident at Deer Pond ( Aprox. 40 NM SW of Gander)

Summary

2001-09-24: CFBSJ, a C180 on floats was attempting to land on Deer Pond (aprox 40 NM SW of Gander). The pond was too small and the aircraft landed on a bog. The aircraft slid okay for a considerable distance but then nosed over on it's back. 1 POB. No injuries. TSB evaluating
2001-09-27: TSB Update Sept 26, 2001. A01A0122: C-FBSJ, a float equipped Cessna 180F, took off from Deer Pond and climbed to a cruising altitude of 1000 feet above ground level. Approximately, three miles beyond the pond the engine, a Continental O-470-R, suddenly stopped. The pilot attempted a restart which was unsuccessful then carried out a forced landing on a bog. The aircraft travelled the length of the bog then nosed over when it reached the edge; the pilot was uninjured.

Details


CADORS Number 2001A0600
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 2001-09-23 - 18:00
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Deer Pond ( Aprox. 40 NM SW of Gander)
TSB Occurrence Number A01A0122
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number 17863
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories System/component failure or malfunction [powerplant],Other,Loss of control - ground
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FBSJ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Owner PINE RIDGE LODGE & WILDERNESS TOURS LTD.
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
CESSNA
Model 180F
Year Built 1963
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make TELEDYNE CONTINENTAL
Engine Model  Silhouette image of O-470-R
O-470-R
Gear Type Sea
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number CFBSJ
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Substantial
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Loss of control - on ground,Nose over,Forced landing,Engine failure,Overturn

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