ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145525
Last updated: 31 October 2014
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Date:07-MAY-2012
Time:> 23:20 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AA5 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grumman American AA-5 Traveler
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: CF-RRO
C/n / msn: AA5-0329
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ganaraska Forest, in the SW corner of Peterborough County, ONT -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Saint-Mathieu-de-Beloeil Aerodrome - CSB3
Destination airport:Buttonville Municipal Airport - CYKZ
Narrative:
Authorities were searching for three days to locate a Grumman American AA-5 Traveler that went missing on Monday 7 May 2012 during a flight from Saint-Mathieu-de-Beloeil Aerodrome - CSB3, Quebec to Buttonville Municipal Airport - CYKZ, near Toronto, Ontario.

The four seat AA-5, operated by a 61-year-old Quebec man, was last known to being in the Hastings area, east of Peterborough, Ontario, Monday night 7 may 2012 around 23:20 LT.

Search crews located the missing aircraft Thursday 10 May in the Ganaraska Forest, in the southwest corner of Peterborough County, Ontario.

Sadly the pilot was found dead in the wreckage.

Sources:
http://www.cp24.com/servlet/an/local/CTVNews/20120509/120509_missing_plane/20120509/?hub=CP24Home
http://wwwapps2.tc.gc.ca/Saf-Sec-Sur/2/ccarcs/aspscripts/en/current.asp
http://www.northumberlandnews.com/news/article/1351449--northumberland-opp-issue-second-plea-for-help-in-locating-plane
http://toronto.ctv.ca/servlet/an/local/CTVNews/20120510/missing-plane-located-peterborough-120510/20120510/?hub=TorontoNewHome
http://www.martinsammodels.com/webpage/pages/Real%20Aviation/aircraft/aircraft/Grumman/AA-5/Private/CF-RRO/CF-RRO.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-May-2012 06:59 gerard57 Added
09-May-2012 22:25 vvvww Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
10-May-2012 05:35 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
10-May-2012 17:23 RobertMB Updated [Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
11-May-2012 16:37 vvvww Updated [Narrative]
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