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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 266083
Last updated: 19 September 2021
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Date:27-JUL-2021
Time:c. 20:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic CH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Zenair CH 601HD Zodiac
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: C-FPDP
MSN: 6-1906
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Chatham-Kent, ON -   Canada
Phase: Take off
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: TSB Canada
Narrative:
A privately registered Zenith CH 601HD was taking off from a private grass strip surrounded by soya fields, near Chatham, Ontario. During climb out the engine (1.8L Subaru EA-81) lost power at approximately 100 feet AGL. The aircraft forced landed in an adjacent soy field, resulting in substantial damage to the aircraft, but no injury to the pilot, who was the only occupant.

Sources:

https://chathamvoice.com/2021/07/28/plane-makes-emergency-landing-in-a-field/
https://windsor.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=2250149


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Jul-2021 09:05 harro Added
29-Jul-2021 09:06 harro Updated [Narrative]
14-Aug-2021 18:21 harro Updated [Location, Departure airport, Narrative]

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