NTSB Identification: WPR12LA373
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Monday, August 27, 2012 in Alturas, CA
Aircraft: CESSNA P210, registration: C-GFCK
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.


On August 27, 2012, at 1212 Pacific daylight time, a Cessna P210N, Canadian registration C-GFCK, experienced a loss of engine power and force landed on a highway 1 mile south of the Alturas Municipal Airport, Alturas, California. The airplane was registered to Poodle Aircraft Hangars Ltd, and the pilot operated the airplane under the provisions of Title 14 Code of Federal Regulations, Part 91. The private pilot was not injured, and the airplane was substantially damaged. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed, and a VFR flight plan had been filed.

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