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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 233071
Last updated: 25 September 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C185 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna A185F Skywagon
Owner/operator:Ahmic Air
Registration: C-GPHO
C/n / msn: 18503099
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:4 nm ENE of Yellowknife, NT -   Canada
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Yellowknife Ice Strip (CEN9), NT
Destination airport:Whati Airport, NT (YLE/CEM3)
An Ahmic Air ski-equipped Cessna 185F was operating from the Yellowknife Ice Strip (CEN9), NT to Whati (CEM3), NT. The aircraft suffered a loss of engine power (Teledyne Continental Motors IO-520-D) shortly after take-off and conducted a forced approach into trees.
There were no injuries to the passenger or pilot. The aircraft was substantially damaged.

Sources: (photo)

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

14 Feb 2019 C-GPHO Ahmic Air 0 Back Bay at Great Slave Lake, Yellowknife, NWT non


Photo of C-GPHO courtesy

Yellowknife - Seaplane (CEN9)
16 June 2009; (c) Pierre Langlois

Revision history:

19-Feb-2020 01:35 Geno Added
19-Feb-2020 04:00 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total occupants, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
15-Mar-2020 12:43 harro Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
25-Sep-2020 20:24 aguile Updated [Total occupants, Phase]

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