NTSB Identification: ANC13RA061
Nonscheduled 14 CFR Non-U.S., Commercial Seair Seaplanes
Accident occurred Monday, June 24, 2013 in Half Moon Bay, Canada
Aircraft: DE HAVILLAND DHC-2 MK 1, registration:
Injuries: 4 Uninjured.
This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. The foreign authority was the source of this information.
On June 24, 2013, at 1544 coordinated universal time, a DeHavilland DHC-2MK 1, Canadian registered C-FPCG, owned and operated by Seair Seaplanes, was substantially damaged near Half Moon Bay, Canada. Visual meteorological conditions prevailed at the time of the accident. The pilot and three passenger were not injured. The flight originated from Toda Inlet, Canada.
The Canadian investigators received reports that while en route at 2,000 feet, the engine suffered a catastrophic failure and the propeller separated from the engine, damaging both floats.
The accident investigation is under the jurisdiction and control of the Canadian government. This report is for information purposes only and contains only information released by or obtained from the Canadian government or Transportation Safety Board of Canada. Further information pertaining to this accident may be obtained from:
Transportation Safety Board of Canada
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