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Accident description
Last updated: 19 October 2017
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Date:Tuesday 7 June 1955
Type:Silhouette image of generic L14 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed 14-08 Super Electra
Operator:Associated Airways
Registration: CF-TCI
C/n / msn: 1472
First flight: 1938
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Winterburn, AB (   Canada)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Test
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
The aircraft was being test flown for single-engine performance at maximum takeoff weight. During these tests the airplane assumed an unusual position at an altitude that was insufficient to permit recovery. It appeared that the airplane was overloaded by at least 900 Ibs.



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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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