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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 228388
Last updated: 20 October 2019
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Date:20-AUG-2019
Time:10:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic SREY model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Progressive Aerodyne SeaRey
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: C-GJIB
C/n / msn: 1MK251
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Conestogo Lake, Mapleton Township, ON -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
An amateur built SeaRey amphibious aircraft, had taken off from a grass field and was flying over Conestogo Lake taking photographs of the local area. The landing gear was down as the pilot's intentions were to return and land back in the grass field. While flying over the lake the pilot decided to land on the lake, but had not retracted the landing gear. Upon touchdown the aircraft flipped over. Both occupants were rescued and the pilot received minor injuries. The aircraft was substantially damaged.

Sources:

https://kitchener.ctvnews.ca/plane-crash-lands-at-conestogo-lake-1.4557492
https://www.guelphtoday.com/police/homemade-plane-crashes-into-conestogo-lake-1649717
https://www.google.com/maps/place/Conestogo+Lake,+Mapleton,+ON,+Canada/@43.6857269,-80.7302799,13z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x882be0d725008827:0xbf5df96df169395e?hl=en-us&gl=us
https://wwwapps.tc.gc.ca/saf-sec-sur/2/ccarcs-riacc/ADet.aspx?id=44452&rfr=ADet.aspx?id=44452&hs=N
https://commons.m.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Progressive_Aerodyne_SeaRey_C-GJIB.jpg
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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Aug-2019 21:25 Captain Adam Added
20-Aug-2019 21:25 Captain Adam Updated [Country]
20-Aug-2019 21:32 Geno Updated [Aircraft type]
20-Aug-2019 21:43 Geno Updated [Registration, Cn, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
04-Sep-2019 17:41 harro Updated [Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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