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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 72714
Last updated: 1 July 2020
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Date:08-APR-2005
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C170 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 170B
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: C-FFRQ
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Virden, Manitoba -   Canada
Phase: Take off
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The privately-registered Cessna 170B, C-FFRQ, was taking off from a farm runway near Virden, MB. Wind conditions were gusty, and just after becoming airborne the wind speed suddenly decreased. The aircraft descended and touched down in a soft wet area adjacent to the runway, became airborne again, and then contacted a fence with the landing gear. The aircraft sustained damage to the propeller, right wingtip, and fuselage. The pilot was not injured.

Sources:

CADORS 2005C0728


Revision history:

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15-Feb-2010 07:24 slowkid Added

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