NTSB Identification: SEA06WA079
Accident occurred Sunday, April 16, 2006 in Lady Smith, Canada
Aircraft: Lake LA-4-200, registration: N2788P
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.

On April 16, 2006, approximately 1350 Pacific daylight time, a U.S. registered Lake LA-4-200, N2788P, was substantially damaged when it impacted water while landing near Lady Smith, British Columbia, Canada. The private pilot, sole occupant of the airplane, was not injured. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed for the local personal flight, and a flight plan was not filed.

According to the TSB IIC, while conducting touch-and-go landings the airplane's left float "dug" into the water, followed by the left wing impacting the water. The airplane subsequently cart wheeled, nosed over, and sank.

This report is for information purposes only. The investigation is under the jurisdiction of the Government of Canada. Any further information pertaining to this accident may be obtained from:

Transportation Safety Board of Canada
#4-3071 Number Five Road
Richmond, B.C. V6X 2T4

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