Accident Murphy Rebel Floatplane C-GGNB, Friday 1 September 2023
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Date:Friday 1 September 2023
Time:c. 12:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic RBEL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Murphy Rebel Floatplane
Registration: C-GGNB
MSN: 0178R
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Lake St John, Ramara Township, ON -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Lake St John, ON
Destination airport:Lake St John, ON
Investigating agency: TSB
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
The amateur built float equipped Murphy Rebel was conducting circuits at Lake St. John with a pilot and instructor on board. During the occurrence landing, when the aircraft touched down normally, it suddenly veered to the right, due to a reported issue with a float attachment point. The aircraft stayed upright but had to be towed to the Orillia-Ramara Airport (CNJ4), ON.
Both pilots received minor injuries.

On scene photo



Revision history:

02-Sep-2023 02:30 Geno Added
07-Sep-2023 18:47 Anon. Updated
18-Sep-2023 08:23 harro Updated

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