Date & Time: May 3, 2017 at 2030 LT
Type of aircraft:
Piper PA-31-310 Navajo
Operator:
Registration:
C-GQAM
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Ferry
Survivors:
No
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Quebec - Montreal
MSN:
31-7912093
YOM:
1979
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
1
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
1
Circumstances:
The pilot was completing a flight from Quebec-Jean Lesage Airport to Montreal-Saint-Hubert and was sole on board. Enroute, the twin engine aircraft crashed in unknown circumstances in a dense wooded area located near Colton, New York. The aircraft was destroyed on impact and the sole occupant was killed.