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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 59699
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Date:25-APR-2009
Time:19:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172A
Owner/operator:E.D. Benjaminson
Registration: N7240T
C/n / msn: 46840
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Ottawa-Rockcliffe Airport -   Canada
Phase: Standing
Nature:-
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A severe storm ripped through Ottawa-Rockcliffe Airport with wind-speeds reaching 115 km/h. 22 aircraft were severely damaged, half of which will probably be written off. This Cessna 172A was flipped over by the wind and there is damage to the tail and upper surfaces of the aircraft.

Sources:

1. Storm Damages 22 Aircraft In Ottawa
2. Small planes tossed into air
3. Photo of the upturned aircraft


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Apr-2009 01:16 Topaz Added

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