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Accident description
Last updated: 17 November 2017
Date:Saturday 20 August 1960
Type:Silhouette image of generic L18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
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, QC (   Canada)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
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.

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