Accident Cessna U206B Super Skywagon N7896S,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 386429
 
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Date:Saturday 6 April 2024
Time:08:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic C206 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna U206B Super Skywagon
Owner/operator:Cajun Air
Registration: N7896S
MSN: U206-0814
Year of manufacture:1967
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Boothville-Venice, LA -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Barataria, LA
Destination airport:Chandeleur Islands, LA
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Narrative:
The float-equipped Skywagon encountered strong waves during a water landing, causing to bounce. The left float broke and the left side became submerged in the water.
The four occupants were not injured.

Accident investigation:
cover
  
Investigating agency: NTSB
Report number: 
Status: Preliminary report
Duration:
Download report: Preliminary report

Sources:

https://www.kplctv.com/2024/04/09/boat-captain-crew-help-rescue-passengers-crashed-plane/

NTSB
https://registry.faa.gov/AircraftInquiry/Search/NNumberResult?nNumberTxt=N7896S
https://www.flightaware.com/live/flight/N7896S (history)

Location

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Apr-2024 14:36 Captain Adam Added
09-Apr-2024 07:00 ASN Updated [Narrative]
09-Apr-2024 07:00 ASN Updated [[Narrative]]
12-Apr-2024 18:50 RobertMB Updated [Time, Cn, Location, Source, Narrative, Category]
12-Apr-2024 20:25 Captain Adam Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]
16-May-2024 07:55 Captain Adam Updated [Time, Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Category, Accident report]

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