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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232243
Last updated: 14 February 2020
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Time:c. 14:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic HUSK model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aviat A-1B Husky
Registration: C-GTHY
C/n / msn: 2120
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:La Sarre river, QC -   Canada
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Lake Mance, QC
Destination airport:Lake Mance, QC
An Aviat A-1B skis-equipped plane was on a local visual flight rules flight from Lake Mance located 8 nautical miles (nm) south-southeast of La Sarre Airport (CSR8), Quebec.
About 12.5 nm south of CSR8, the aircraft collided with the frozen surface of La Sarre River and travelled a distance approximately 235 feet. The aircraft sustained substantial damage but did not catch fire. The pilot sustained fatal injuries. The emergency locator transmitter (ELT) activated.

TSB (photo)

Revision history:

20-Jan-2020 10:51 gerard57 Added
20-Jan-2020 10:51 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
20-Jan-2020 12:21 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
20-Jan-2020 15:11 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Source, Narrative]
20-Jan-2020 15:42 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
20-Jan-2020 17:40 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
01-Feb-2020 13:17 harro Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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