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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 237681
Last updated: 20 June 2021
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Date:05-JUL-2020
Time:14:22
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver Mk I (L-20A)
Owner/operator:Brooks Seaplane Service Inc
Registration: N2106K
MSN: 1131
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:2
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Kootenai County, Powderhorn Bay, Lake Coeur d'Alene, ID -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Lake Coeur d'Alene Seaplane Base, ID
Destination airport:Lake Coeur d'Alene Seaplane Base, ID
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
A float-equipped DHC-2 Beaver Mk I of Brooks Seaplane Service Inc, peforming a sight seeing flight, and a Cessna TU206G experienced a mid-air collision and a subsequent impact with the waters of Lake Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.
The pilot and passenger of the Cessna and the pilot and 5 passengers of the DHC-2, were fatally injured. The Cessna was operated as a Title 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 91 personal flight. The de Havilland was operated as a Title 14 Code of Federal Regulations Part 91 air tour flight.
The operator of the DHC-2 reported that the 20-minute local air tour flight originated from the seaplane base, located on the northern part of Lake Coeur d'Alene. Friends of the Cessna pilot reported that the flight had departed from Coeur d'Alene Airport, at an unknown time, with an intended destination of Lewiston, Idaho.

Sources:

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.krem.com/amp/article/news/plane-crashes-into-coeur-dalene-lake/293-465700f0-8e24-4245-a262-e01b1dc6b692
https://www.kxly.com/marine-rescue-fire-personnel-en-route-to-plane-crash-at-lake-coeur-dalene/
https://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/06/us/Idaho-plane-crash.html
https://www.asias.faa.gov/apex/f?p=100:95:::NO::P95_EVENT_LCL_DATE,P95_LOC_CITY_NAME,P95_REGIST_NBR:05-JUL-20,COEUR%20D%27ALENE,N2106K
https://twitter.com/NTSB_Newsroom/status/1279991570520059905
https://www.spokesman.com/stories/2020/jul/05/kootenai-sheriff-coast-guard-responding-to-downed-/
https://data.ntsb.gov/carol-repgen/api/Aviation/ReportMain/GenerateNewestReport/101532/pdf

https://www.dhc-2.com/14e435350.jpg (photo)

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Jul-2020 23:08 Captain Adam Added
05-Jul-2020 23:26 Geno Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Source]
05-Jul-2020 23:52 Geno Updated [Source]
06-Jul-2020 05:07 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]
06-Jul-2020 05:22 harro Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
06-Jul-2020 11:05 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
06-Jul-2020 16:46 harro Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
06-Jul-2020 17:19 harro Updated [Registration, Nature, Source, Damage]
06-Jul-2020 18:04 RobertMB Updated [Source]
06-Jul-2020 18:09 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Phase, Source, Narrative]
10-Mar-2021 20:08 harro Updated [Time, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Category]

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