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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 196441
Last updated: 18 August 2018
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Date:30-JUN-2017
Time:13:30+
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-18 Super Cub
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: C-GIYL
C/n / msn: 18 2959
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Courtenay, east shore of Vancouver Island, BC -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Courtenay Airpark (YCA/CAH3)
Narrative:
The aircraft ditched and submerged to the waters of the Courtenay River near near Courtenay Airpark (CAH3), Courtenay, British Columbia. The airplane sustained substantial damage and the sole pilot onboard received minor injuries.

Sources:

https://globalnews.ca/news/3569659/small-plane-crashes-in-courtenay-river/
https://vancouverisland.ctvnews.ca/small-plane-crashes-into-courtenay-river-pilot-suffers-minor-injuries-1.3484255
https://www.google.com/maps/@?dg=dbrw&newdg=1/Courtenay+Airpark,+100+20+St,+Courtenay,+BC+V9N+2L2,+Canada/@49.6795284,-124.9800794,17z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x54881380c9c287f3:0xbd258855ab77652d?hl=en-us
http://wwwapps.tc.gc.ca/saf-sec-sur/2/ccarcs-riacc/ADet.aspx?id=16094&rfr=RchSimp.aspx


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Jul-2017 02:13 Geno Added
01-Jul-2017 02:28 Geno Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
01-Jul-2017 03:39 Geno Updated [Aircraft type]

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