Accident
Last updated: 19 September 2014
Status:
Datum:Freitag 8 Februar 1991
Zeit:08:12
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic C208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 208B Grand Caravan
Fluggesellschaft:Provincial Express
Kennzeichen: C-FPEZ
Werknummer: 208B-0120
Baujahr: 1988
Triebwerk: 1 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-114A
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 1 / Insassen: 1
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 1 / Insassen: 1
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:137 km (85.6 Meilen) N of Goose Bay, NF (   Kanada) show on map
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Frachtflug
Flug von:Nain Airport, NF (YDP/CYDP), Kanada
Flug nach:Goose Bay Airport, NF (YYR/CYYR), Kanada
Unfallbericht:
A Cessna 208B Grand Caravan cargo plane was damaged beyond repair in an accident. The pilot was killed
The VFR flight departed Nain and was bound for Goose Bay, also in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. The pilot had descended from the planned en route altitude of 7500 feet to 3500 feet for unknown reasons. The airplane impacted terrain in an open bog in a 55 degree nose and right wing low attitude 85 miles(*137 km) north of Goose Bay.
The pilot had radioed an emergency prior to the accident.


PROBABLE CAUSE: "An uncontrolled flight spin for undetermined reasons."

Informationsquelle:
» TSB id. A91A0028
» Transport Canada Historical Civil Aircraft Register


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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Nain Airport, NF to Goose Bay Airport, NF as the crow flies is 365 km (228 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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