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Last updated: 23 October 2017
Datum:Donnerstag 4 April 1991
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47B-15-DK (DC-3)
Fluggesellschaft:Central Mountain Air Services
Kennzeichen: C-FQNF
Werknummer: 26643/15198
Baujahr: 1943
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 3
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 4
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 6 / Insassen: 7
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Thutade Lake, BC (   Kanada)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Flug von:Sturdee Airport, BC (YTC), Kanada
Flug nach:Smithers Airport, BC (YYD/CYYD), Kanada
Crashed on the frozen surface of a lake, 3680 feet asl. The flight was flown VFR in daylight with sudden heavy snow squalls.

» ICAO Adrep Summary 6/94 (#137)
» Scramble Vol.12, nr.12


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Distance from Sturdee Airport, BC to Smithers Airport, BC as the crow flies is 262 km (164 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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