Accident description
Last updated: 24 November 2014
Status:
Date:Friday 19 May 1967
Time:18:37 EST
Type:Douglas DC-8-54F
Operator:Air Canada
Registration: CF-TJM
C/n / msn: 45653/178
First flight: 1963
Total airframe hrs:9670
Engines: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT3D-
Crew:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Ottawa, ON (   Canada) show on map
Phase: Approach (APR)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Montreal-Dorval International Airport, QC (YUL/CYUL), Canada
Destination airport:Ottawa International Airport, ON (YOW/CYOW), Canada
Narrative:
The DC-8 suddenly rolled to the right and struck the ground inverted while on approach.

PROBABLE CAUSE: "Failure to abandon a training maneuver under conditions which precluded the availability of adequate flight control."

Sources:
» ICAO Accident Digest Circular 107-AN/81 (28-37)


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Distance from Montreal-Dorval International Airport, QC to Ottawa International Airport, ON as the crow flies is 150 km (94 miles).

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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