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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238987
Last updated: 19 August 2020
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Time:c. 18:10
Type:Silhouette image of generic J3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper J3L-65 Cub
Registration: C-FSCT
C/n / msn: 4649
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Upper Island Lake, north of Sault Ste. Marie, ON -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Upper Island Lake, Ontario
A privately registered Piper J3L-65 on floats, was landing on Upper Island Lake, ON on glassy water. The aircraft bounced after touchdown, and on the subsequent contact with the water the right float dug into the water and the aircraft overturned. The two occupants were helped from the water by nearby boaters before being brought to the hospital. The aircraft remained inverted but floating, and was towed to shore and removed from the water the next day. The aircraft was substantially damaged and will not be returned to service.



Revision history:

02-Aug-2020 15:47 Geno Added
19-Aug-2020 15:00 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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