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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 229461
Last updated: 11 November 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic PA18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-18-150X Super Cub
Registration: C-GGVC
C/n / msn: 18-7609024X
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Camrose County east of Camrose, AB -   Canada
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Killam-Sedgewick (CEK6), AB
Destination airport:Killam-Sedgewick (CEK6), AB
The privately operated Piper PA-18-150, took off from Killam-Sedgewick (CEK6), AB for a visual flight rules, local flight with only the pilot onboard. The aircraft took-off eastbound in a field, beside a road, 25 nm east of Camrose (CEQ3), AB and conducted a steep climb out. At approximately 30 feet above the ground, over the power poles on the north side of the road, the aircraft stalled and entered a spin to the left and struck power lines. The aircraft broke the top insulating wire and then bridged the next two conductor lines. The aircraft fell to the ground and burst into flames. The aircraft was consumed by the post crash fire. The pilot, who was the lone occupant, was fatally injured. No ELT was reported.


Revision history:

28-Sep-2019 18:42 Geno Added
28-Sep-2019 21:14 Captain Adam Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Nov-2019 18:04 harro Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
11-Nov-2019 17:25 harro Updated [Date]

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