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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 138020
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Date:17-AUG-2011
Time:c. 8pm LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C150 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 150F
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: C-FUHJ
C/n / msn: 15063705
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Pokemouche Airport - CDA4 -   Canada
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Pokemouche Airport - CDA4
Destination airport:Pokemouche Airport - CDA4
Narrative:
A man has survived after the small plane he was flying crashed near Pokemouche Airport (CDA4) in northeastern New Brunswick.

RCMP say the Cessna plane crashed Wednesday near Blanchard Settlement, about halfway between Caraquet and Tracadie.

The aircraft experienced engine problems and was attempting a return to the airport when it struck power lines and crashed 150 meters short of the runway.

Police say the 65-year-old pilot, from the Shippagan area, was alone in the plane when it crashed about 150 metres from the Acadian Peninsula Airport.

They say he sustained injuries that were treated by paramedics at the scene.

RCMP Cpl. Germain Leger says the man was very fortunate to have survived with just minor cuts to his head.

Leger says the aircraft was found lying upside down in a field, severely damaged.


Sources:

[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://thechronicleherald.ca/Canada/1258997.html]
CADORS #2011A0742


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Aug-2011 03:21 gerard57 Added
19-Aug-2011 05:00 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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