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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 86783
Last updated: 12 December 2020
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Date:27-AUG-2002
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-140 Cherokee
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: C-FXPG
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Stouffville, Ontario -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft (C-FXPG) was on a post-maintenance positioning flight from Toronto (Buttonville) Municipal Airport (CYKZ) to Toronto (Markham) Aerodrome (CNU8). At 2307Z, the pilot of C-FXPG transmitted a Mayday on 126.7. The aircraft had experienced an engine failure and made a forced landing into a cornfield (4559'0""N; 07922'9""W). Information was relayed via aircraft in the area. The pilot was uninjured. When the aircraft struck the corn (estimated to be about 8 feet high), the pilot was unable to keep the nose up and the aircraft struck the ground nose first, damaging the nose gear and other components forward of the firewall.

Sources:

CADORS 2002O1160


Revision history:

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23-Dec-2010 15:49 slowkid Added

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