Accident
Last updated: 19 September 2014
Estado:
Fecha:sábado 13 junio 1964
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic VISC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Vickers 757 Viscount
Operador:Air Canada
Registración: CF-THT
Numéro de série: 302
Año de Construcción: 1958
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 41
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 44
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Toronto International Airport, ON (YYZ) (   Canadá) show on map
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Montreal-Dorval International Airport, QC (YUL/CYUL), Canadá
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Toronto International Airport, ON (YYZ/CYYZ), Canadá
Número de Vuelo:3277
Descripción:
Flight 3277 was approaching Toronto when the no. 1 and no. 2 engines failed. The asymmetrical power condition caused the Viscount to swing to the left, losing altitude. The aircraft struck the ground just within the airport boundaries.

PROBABLE CAUSE: "Loss of control on final approach due to improper emergency procedure and misuse of engine controls."

Fuentes:
» ICAO Aircraft Accident Digest No.16 - Volume III, Circular 82-AN/69 (29-33)


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Distance from Montreal-Dorval International Airport, QC to Toronto International Airport, ON as the crow flies is 503 km (315 miles).

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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