Narrative:Three aircraft were destroyed in a hangar fire at Muncho Lake/Mile 462 Seaplane Base, Canada. A generator in the hangar caught fire. Without power the operator was not able to open the hangar door. Aircraft destroyed were: C-GUGE Cessna A185F, C-GUDK DHC-2 Beaver Mk 1, C-GNNP DHC-3T Otter.
|Date:||Monday 17 January 2011|
de Havilland Canada DHC-3T Vazar Turbine Otter
|C/n / msn:|| 465|
|First flight:|| 1967|
|Engines:|| 1 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-34|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Total:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||Muncho Lake/Mile 462 Seaplane Base, BC ( Canada)
|Phase:|| Standing (STD)|
» CADORS nr. 2011P0106
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.