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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 1261
Last updated: 10 October 2019
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Date:16-FEB-1930
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic AVIN model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro 594 Avian III
Owner/operator:Winnipeg Flying Club
Registration: G-CANL
C/n / msn: R3/CN/127
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Winnipeg, Manitoba -   Canada
Phase: Approach
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Winnipeg, MB
Narrative:
Avro 594 Avian III CofA 1426 issued 23.5.28 to Western Canada Airways Ltd. Registered as G-CANL
[C of R 425] 27.6.28 to Western Canada Airways Ltd, Winnipeg. Re-registered 12.12.29 to Winnipeg
Flying Club, Winnipeg. Written off 16.2.1930 when crashed when wheels caught in telephone wires during landing approach.

Sources:

British Civil Aircraft Registers 1919-1999




Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Jan-2008 21:11 JINX Added
30-Dec-2013 08:24 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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