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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 72437
Last updated: 8 August 2020
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Time:16:15 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic C170 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 170B
Registration: C-GEXZ
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Bowden, Alberta -   Canada
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Bowden, Alberta
Destination airport:
TSB reported that the pilot of the private Cessna 170B, C-GEXZ had landed at a private grass strip west of Bowden, AB to pick up passengers. Due to soft field conditions, the takeoff was conducted on a paved road adjacent to the strip. During the takeoff roll, the pilot lost control, and the aircraft departed the road and entered the ditch. The aircraft sustained substantial damage to the gear and wings and there were no injuries to the pilot and three passengers. Gusting crosswind conditions existed, and trees beside the road had resulted in fluctuating wind velocity during the takeoff run.


CADORS 2006C1253

Revision history:

08-Feb-2010 05:34 slowkid Added

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