Accident description
Last updated: 23 October 2014
Status:
Date:Saturday 20 August 1960
Type:Lockheed 18-56A Lodestar
Operator:Aerial Photography Co. Ltd.
Registration: CF-CPA
C/n / msn: 18-2177
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Weeks Lake, PQ (   Canada)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Fuel starvation forced the crew to make a belly landing in tundra. The airplane struck rocks.
In 2007 plans were made to salvage and restore the airplane.


Sources:
» The Lockheed Twins / Peter J Marson
» CF-CPA - History of a great aircraft - Rescueing a piece of aviation history


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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs 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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