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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 280956
 
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Date:30-JUL-2022
Time:15:35 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA25 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Piper PA-25-235 Pawnee B
Owner/operator:Rideau Valley Soaring School
Registration: C-GGDK
MSN: 25-3629
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Category:Accident
Location:S of Osgoode, ON -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Banner and glider towing
Departure airport:Rideau Valley Air Park (CPL3)
Destination airport:Rideau Valley Air Park (CPL3)
Investigating agency: TSB Canada
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Narrative:
The Rideau Valley Soaring School Piper PA-25-235 aircraft (C-GGDK) was returning to Rideau Valley Airpark (CPL3) after a local flight. Approximately 3 Km South of the Airpark, and at height of 2200 feet AGL, the engine lost power (Lycoming O-540) and was unresponsive to the control inputs. The pilot attempted to return to the airpark but due to the loss of height selected a grass field nearby. During the landing the right main landing gear collapsed and the right wing dug into
the ground resulting in the aircraft ground looping. The pilot was not injured and exited the aircraft.
During a walk-around the pilot found fuel leaking from the rear of the carburetor.

Ex N7569Z

Sources:

https://ottawasun.com/news/local-news/pilot-escapes-injury-in-small-aircraft-crash-near-greely/wcm/eb8fa05b-8402-4c88-9306-5368db2d7b05
https://ottawa.ctvnews.ca/no-injuries-after-small-plane-crash-in-ottawa-s-south-end-1.6008628
https://wwwapps.tc.gc.ca/Saf-Sec-Sur/2/CCARCS-RIACC/ADet.aspx?id=17252&rfr=RchSimp.aspx

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Jul-2022 17:47 gerard57 Added
30-Jul-2022 17:58 RobertMB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
30-Jul-2022 18:29 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Nature, Embed code, Damage, Narrative, Category]
30-Jul-2022 18:31 harro Updated [Nature, Embed code]
30-Jul-2022 20:04 RobertMB Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
30-Jul-2022 20:04 RobertMB Updated [[Time, Registration, Cn, Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]]
30-Jul-2022 22:14 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
04-Aug-2022 14:43 harro Updated [Time, Narrative]

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