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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 95030
Last updated: 7 December 2019
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Date:03-NOV-2001
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SREY model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Progressive Aerodyne SeaRey
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: C-GCCV
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Pitt Lake, British Columbia -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The Homebuilt Searey amphibian, C-GCCV, with only the pilot/owner on board, took off from Pitt Meadows airport to practice circuits on Pitt Lake. The aircraft completed one circuit but after the second landing the nose dug into the water and the aircraft overturned and sank. The pilot was rescued but had sustained serious injuries. The aircraft was substantially damaged.

Sources:

CADORS 2001P0999


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Mar-2011 21:13 slowkid Added

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