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Accident description
Last updated: 14 October 2015
Date:Friday 4 August 1944
Type:Silhouette image of generic CAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Canadian Vickers PBV-1A Canso A (PBY-5A)
Operator:Royal Canadian Air Force - RCAF
Registration: 11011
C/n / msn: CV-289
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Satellite Channel, BC (   Canada)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Capsized and sank in Satellite Channel after its wingtip floats were damaged upon landing. The crew of four escaped.

» Times Colonist, 9-11-2006


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