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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137114
Last updated: 24 April 2018
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Date:02-OCT-1954
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver
Owner/operator:Whitehorse Flying Services
Registration: CF-FHA
C/n / msn: 15
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mount Fox, YT -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Survey
Departure airport:Whitehorse (CYXY)
Destination airport:Vangorda via Ross Flats
Narrative:
Crashed into a rock face near the bottom of a cirque; found on 13.10.1954; a Sikorsky S-55 was used to reach the site and bring the bodies out.

Sources:

http://www.dhc-2.com/id878.htm
http://www.dhc-2.com/cn15-R.html
The Calgary Herald 13 October 1954, p1/15 October 1954, p18


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Jul-2011 13:12 TB Added
07-Jul-2011 13:12 TB Updated [Cn, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
23-Dec-2017 20:05 TB Updated [Total occupants, Total fatalities, Destination airport, Source]

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