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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 229090
Last updated: 17 September 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C180 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 180H
Owner/operator:Fox Aviation
Registration: C-FXIK
C/n / msn: 180-51951
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:St. Catharines Airport, ON (YCM/CYSN) -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:St. Catharines Airport, ON (YCM/CYSN)
The Cessna 180H was returning from a sight seeing trip to Niagara Falls with the pilot and two passengers on board. After touchdown, the aircraft veered left and the pilot tried to correct the deviation by applying right brake. The right brake failed and the aircraft continued to the left and off the runway, ground looped resulting in the left main gear collapsing. The three occupants on board were not injured. Maintenance determined that a seal in the right brake system failed and all fluid was lost.



Revision history:

17-Sep-2019 19:45 harro Added
17-Sep-2019 19:46 harro Updated [Cn, Location]

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