Accident at Obre Lake (Aerodrome - runway or taxiway surface condition)


2001-07-05: The Cessna U206F aircraft, registration N9611G was on a take-off run on Obre Lake, NWT when the left float submerged, causing the aircraft to overturn into the water. There were no injuries but the aircraft was substantially damaged. The operator advised that the float had been punctured the day before on a reef and that it was being flown to Points North, SK for repairs.


CADORS Number 2001C0752
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 2001-07-01 - 15:00
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Northwest Territories, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Obre Lake
TSB Occurrence Number A01C0143
TSB Class of Investigation Class 5
AOR Number
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Loss of control - ground,Aerodrome
Events Aerodrome - runway or taxiway surface condition

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration the United States of America
Occurrence Type Accident
Operator NORTH OF SIXTY FLYING SERVICES INC. (8034) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model U206F
Year Built 1972
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Model IO-520-F
Gear Type Sea
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Takeoff
Damage Substantial
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Overturn,Loss of control - on ground

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