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Status: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Date:Tuesday 8 March 2022
Time:19:15 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic C208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 208 Caravan I
Operator:Bamaji Air
Registration: C-GIPR
MSN: 20800343
First flight: 2001
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:17 km (10.6 mls) NNW of Sioux Lookout Airport, ON (YXL) (   Canada)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:Sioux Lookout Airport, ON (YXL/CYXL), Canada
Destination airport:?
A Bamaji Air Cessna 208 Caravan I, C-GIPR, sustained substantial damage when it impacted the frozen surface of Lac Seul, approx 17 kilometers north of the North West of Sioux Lookout Airport (YXL/CYXL), Ontario. The occupants suffered minor injuries.
The aircraft was en route to an ice strip on Springpole Lake, Ontario.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: TSB Canada
Status: Investigation ongoing
Accident number: A22C0016
Language: English



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