Accident at GARDEN RIVER AB (CFU4)
2003-06-27: UPDATE Maintenance and Manufacturing reported that the company maintenance department has retrieved the aircraft and completed a preliminary investigation. There was sufficient fuel in the tanks, no signs of contamination, all fuel and vent lines were checked for blockage, leaks and security. The engine was started and ran normally. So far, the reason for the engine failure is still unknown and the investigation is continuing.
2003-06-13: An Airborne Energy Solutions Cessna 206U, C-FVGV, was flying in the vicinity of Garden River, AB when the engine failed (Teledyne Continental IO-520-F). Attempts to restart the engine were unsuccessful and a forced landing was executed onto a sand bar in the river. The aircraft nosed over onto it's back after touchdown. The pilot and passenger escaped without injury. The cause of the engine failure is unknown.
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Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)
|Canadian Registration||| Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald|
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