Georgian Bay Airways – Cessna 180K Float Plane – Takeoff Mishap


C-GYZK, a float-equipped Cessna 180K aircraft operated by Georgian Bay Airways, was taking off from Parry Sound Harbor, ON (CPS1) with one pilot and three passengers for a sightseeing tour. During the take-off run, the aircraft veered left and the left wing struck a harbor marker.

The takeoff was aborted, however the left wing was substantially damaged.

There were no injuries to the occupants.