Accident
Last updated: 25 October 2014
Status:Offizieller Zwischenbericht
Datum:Dienstag 24 Juli 2001
Zeit:02:07 UTC
Flugzeugtyp:Canadian Vickers PBV-1A Canso A (PBY-5A)
Fluggesellschaft:Buffalo Airways
Kennzeichen: C-FNJE
Werknummer: CV-437
Baujahr: 1943
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 2
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 2
Sachschaden: schwer beschädigt
Konsequenzen: Repaired
Unfallort:Sitidgi Lake, NWT (   Kanada)
Flugphase: Manövrieren (MNV)
Betriebsart:Feuerbekämpfung
Flug von:?
Flug nach:?
Unfallbericht:
The crew of the PBY-5A (Tanker 702) was conducting a water pick up from Sitidgi Lake during fire suppression activities when they lost control. The right wing tip dug into the water and the aircraft came to rest nose down in the lake. Another PBY-5 which was in the area landed on the lake near the downed machine and picked up the crew before it sank in about 100 feet of water.
The Canso was recovered and is being restored.


Informationsquelle:
» CADORS Number: 2001C0879
» Save the Canso


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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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