- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: January 17, 2004
Time: 16:40
Location: Lake Erie, off Pelee Island, Ontario, Canada
Operator: Georgia Express
Flight #: 0126
Route: Pelee Island, Ontario - Windsor, Ontario
AC Type: Cessna 208B Grand Caravan
Registration: C-FAGA
cn / ln: 208B-0658
Aboard: 10   (passengers:9  crew:1)
Fatalities: 10   (passengers:9  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: The pilot reported having trouble shortly after taking off from Pelee Island. The single engine plane crashed into Lake Erie one third of a mile west of Pelee Island in snow showers and freezing rain. The plane was overloaded by 1,270 lbs. In addition, the Cessna's surfaces were laden with ice.
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