ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 17585
Last updated: 25 October 2014
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Date:15-MAY-1956
Time:22:37 LT
Type:Avro Canada CF-100 Canuck
Owner/operator:Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF)
Registration: 18367
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:13
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Orléans, ON -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:AFB Uplands (CYOW)
Destination airport:AFB Uplands (CYOW)
Narrative:
The military jet from the 445 Sqn Uplands was returning to base after a night mission when it went out of control and crashed into the Villa Saint-Louis Covent at Orléans northeast of Ottawa. The official cause has never been determinated but some suspect oxygen masks malfunctioned as nothing was heard from the aircraft before the crash. Both crewmembers died in the crash along with 13 others on the ground.

Sources:
FlugzeugClassic 05/2008
http://ottawa.ca/en/jet-crash-villa-st-louis
http://www.ody.ca/~bwalker/RCAF_18351_18400_detailed.html
http://www.waymarking.com/waymarks/WMC97V_RCAF_CF_100_Crash_Site_Ottawa_Ontario_Canada


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Apr-2008 09:46 Bleiente Added
25-Aug-2011 05:20 Uli Elch Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
18-Jan-2012 01:43 Nepa Updated [Time, Registration, Operator]
18-Jan-2013 13:03 Dr. John Smith Updated [Registration, Source, Narrative]
18-Jan-2013 13:09 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Narrative]
26-Jan-2013 15:28 Nepa Updated [Operator]
08-Feb-2014 19:08 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
08-Feb-2014 19:13 TB Updated [Source]
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