ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 140426
Last updated: 23 July 2014
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Date:14-DEC-2011
Time:19:11 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C177 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 177A Cardinal
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: C-FEFQ
C/n / msn: 17701289
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Leikin Drive, Nepean, about 2 miles from CYOW Airport, ONT -   Canada
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Wilkes-Barre Valley Airport - KWBW
Destination airport:Ottawa/Carp (Carp) Airport - CYRP
Narrative:
A Cessna 177A Cardinal crashed about 2 miles short of Runway 07 while conducting an ILS approach to Ottawa/Macdonald-Cartier International Airport - CYOW, ONT. According flightlogs an IFR flightplan with destination Ottawa/Carp (Carp) Airport - CYRP was filed, but the pilot decided to divert to CYOW due to weather.
The Cessna Cardinal crashed through some power lines, broke two hydro poles near Leikin Drive, Nepean. Pieces of the aircraft have been reported to be found in the RCMP complex nearby.

Both occupants were killed.

Sources:
CADORS #2011O3682
http://ottawa.ctv.ca/servlet/an/local/CTVNews/20111214/OTT-cessna-goes-down-in-ottawa0111214/20111215/?hub=OttawaHome
http://www.ottawacitizen.com/dead+Ottawa+plane+crash/5862026/story.html
http://www.ottawasun.com/2011/12/14/search-on-for-downed-plane
http://nl.flightaware.com/live/flight/CFEFQ/history/20111213/1956Z/TBIRD271010/KCRG

http://www.airliners.net/photo/Cessna-177A/1080030/L (photo)
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/pilot-in-2011-fatal-crash-inexperienced-with-nigh...


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Dec-2011 05:42 dhoisak Added
15-Dec-2011 08:29 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Dec-2011 08:40 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source, Narrative]
16-Dec-2011 05:25 RobertMB Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]
31-Oct-2013 18:50 peterj Updated [Source, Narrative]
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