ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 23348
Last updated: 22 December 2014
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Date:12-MAR-1995
Time:2000 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic C180 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 180G
Owner/operator:
Registration: C-FPZC
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Unknown
Location:Lake Winnipeg,40m E.of Riverton,Man, Manitoba -   Canada
Phase: Unknown
Nature:
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
On March 12, 1995 at approximately 2030Z SARSAT picked up the first of many ELT hits, in the Hecla Island area. A phone call to the Riverton RCMP advising them that an aircraft was overdue spurred that police agency into action. A ground search was initiated (involving motorized tobogans). At approximately 0000Z on 13 March C-FPZC a C180 was located east of Deer Island where it had crashed on the ice of Lake Winnipeg. Both the pilot and his passenger were fatally injured. TSB are enroute to the scene.

Sources:
1995C0069


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