Incident Glasair Sportsman 2+2 C-FSUV,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 131503
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Date:Friday 17 June 2011
Type:Silhouette image of generic GLST model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Glasair Sportsman 2+2
Registration: C-FSUV
MSN: 7168
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Near the South Cowichan Lawn Tennis courts, Cowichan, BC -   Canada
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Victoria International Airport - CYYJ
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
When approaching the west end of Cowichan Bay en route to Victoria International Airport (CYYJ) the engine of the Glasair Sportsman failed. The pilot made an emergency landing in a field near the South Cowichan Lawn Tennis courts, Cowichan, BC
He escaped uninjured after the aircraft flipped over.


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18-Jun-2011 02:55 RobertMB Added

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