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Narrative:The plane was on a local sightseeing flight under VFR rules. The pilot attempted to land on the Bostonnais River, near La Tuque, Quebec, due to an engine malfunction. One passenger, an 8 year old boy was killed, and the other four occupents were seriously injured.
Cessna A185E Skywagon (float plane)
|Operator:||Air Tamarac Inc.|
|C/n / msn:|| 18501822|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 5|
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Location:||Bostonnair River, near La Tuque, Quebec -
|Phase:|| En route|
|Nature:||Non Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Lac-à-la-Tortue (Seaplane Base) - CSU7|
|Destination airport:||Lac-à-la-Tortue (Seaplane Base) - CSU7|
||Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]|
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