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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 244581
Last updated: 10 November 2020
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Date:01-NOV-2020
Time:c. 17:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172M Skyhawk
Owner/operator:Canadian Institute of Aviation Technology Inc
Registration: C-GOTC
C/n / msn: 17263350
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Kelowna International Airport (YLW/CYLW), Kelowna, BC -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Kelowna Airport, BC (YLW/CYLW)
Destination airport:Kelowna Airport, BC (YLW/CYLW)
Investigating agency: TSB Canada
Narrative:
A commercially operated Cessna 172M aircraft, owned by Canadian Institute of Aviation Technology Inc., was conducting flight training at Kelowna International Airport (CYLW), BC with a student pilot on board, the sole occupant. When the aircraft was on final approach for Runway 34, the aircraft struck the elevated runway approach lights and then the grass area short of the runway.
The aircraft came to a stop in the soft grass 279 meters from the runway threshold line with the nose gear collapsed. The pilot exited the aircraft with minor injuries. An ELT signal was not detected. The aircraft was substantially damaged.

Sources:

https://www.castanet.net/news/Kelowna/315153/Small-plane-crashes-short-of-runway-at-Kelowna-International-Airport
CADORS #2020P1774

https://www.airport-data.com/images/aircraft/000/941/941242.jpg (photo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Nov-2020 05:04 Geno Added
06-Nov-2020 18:58 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
10-Nov-2020 18:45 harro Updated [Damage, Narrative]

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