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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 73000
Last updated: 19 April 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C170 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 170
Registration: C-GFGV
C/n / msn: 18276
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Valleyview, Alberta -   Canada
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
the privately-owned Cessna 170, registration C-GFGV, took off from Valleyview, AB on a return flight to Killam, AB with three persons on board. During the initial climb, the aircraft encountered a downdraft and stalled. The pilot increased power and attempted to fly out of the winds, however the a/c struck trees and came to rest upright in a slough at the end of the runway. The pilot and one passenger received minor injuries, the other passenger was more seriously hurt and flown to Edmonton for medical care. The aircraft was substantially damaged.


CADORS 2004C0818

Revision history:

23-Feb-2010 06:46 slowkid Added
06-Nov-2016 19:08 beaverspotter Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]

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