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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 120996
Last updated: 2 August 2020
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Date:07-MAR-2011
Time:22:00 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic DA40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Diamond DA40 XLS Diamond Star
Owner/operator:Aviation Investments Inc
Registration: C-GPDO
C/n / msn: 40.915
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Northwest Somerset County, Maine -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:CYHZ
Destination airport:CYQB
Narrative:
A Canadian search and rescue helicopter located the crash site in northwest Somerset County, according to McCausland, and reported one person was killed in the crash and a second was injured. The helicopter airlifted the injured person from the crash site and was flying to a hospital in Quebec, he said. Aircraft based at YKZ.
Aircraft had filed YHZ to YSJ - diverted YQB however pilot contacted ATC saying he was experiencing icing and was going to find a place to land. At the time a heavy snowfall was reported.


Sources:

http://new.bangordailynews.com/2011/03/07/news/one-killed-one-injured-in-plane-crash-on-maine-quebec-border/
http://web.archive.org/web/20110316153104/http://www.cbc.ca:80/news/canada/nova-scotia/story/2011/03/08/ns-plane-crash-maine-storm.html?ref=rss
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/CGPDO


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Mar-2011 00:24 Harold Morin Added
08-Mar-2011 03:09 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Location, Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]
08-Mar-2011 08:10 bizjets101 Updated [Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]
11-Mar-2011 16:26 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Aircraft type]
11-Mar-2011 17:15 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Aircraft type]

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