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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 90455
Last updated: 19 September 2020
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Date:28-AUG-2001
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C150 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 150G
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: C-FQPC
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Sarnia, Ontario -   Canada
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The pilot of C-FQPC, a Cessna 150 G aircraft, with one passenger aboard, had just departed a private grass strip 10NM south of Sarnia on a local VFR flight. At 200 feet AGL, during the initial climb, the engine (Continental O-200-A), was reported to have sputtered. The pilot commenced a climbing right turn with the intention of returning for a landing land to get the engine checked, when the engine lost all power. The pilot carried out a forced approach and landed in a farmer's field adjacent to the private strip. The pilot landed the aircraft long to avoid several flocks of seagulls, but was unable to stop the aircraft before it impacted a ditch at the south end of the field. The aircraft was substantially damaged. The pilot and passenger received minor injuries.

Sources:

CADORS 2001O0989


Revision history:

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22-Feb-2011 23:12 slowkid Added

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