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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238259
Last updated: 25 January 2021
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Time:12:00 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA25 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-25-235 Pawnee B
Registration: C-GRTQ
C/n / msn: 25-3634
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:9 miles south of Gainsborough, SK -   Canada
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:private strip near Fertile, SK
Destination airport:private strip near Fertile, SK
A privately registered Piper PA-25-235 Pawnee B, departed from a private strip near Fertile, SK to conduct a fungicide aerial application of a field located approximately 9 miles south of Gainsborough, SK.
During the spray operation, the aircraft struck a powerline with a tire. The aircraft pitched nose down and impacted the field and sustained substantial damage. The pilot sustained minor injuries. No ELT signal was received and first responders were not notified nor did they respond.



Revision history:

18-Jul-2020 17:51 harro Added
19-Jul-2020 07:26 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Narrative]

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