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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 229091
Last updated: 18 September 2019
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Date:01-SEP-2019
Time:12:34
Type:Silhouette image of generic C180 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 180F Skywagon
Owner/operator:Westcoast Wild Adventures Ltd
Registration: C-FPML
C/n / msn: 18051951
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Tofino, BC -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Tofino Airport, BC (YAZ/CYAZ)
Narrative:
A float-equipped Cessna 180F Skywagon, operated by Westcoast Wild Adventures Ltd, was on approach to "the ditch", a water landing strip adjacent to runway 11/29 at Tofino Airport (YAZ/CYAZ), BC. The aircraft's right float struck a metal post on the land immediately prior to the ditch and the aircraft overturned in the water after touching down. The pilot was not injured but the aircraft was substantially damaged.

Sources:

TSB

https://www.flickr.com/photos/bcavpics/6154593082 (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Sep-2019 19:49 harro Added
18-Sep-2019 07:13 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]

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