ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 28592
Last updated: 26 October 2014
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Date:06-JAN-1955
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic ANSN model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Anson Mk V
Owner/operator:Saskatchewan Government Airways
Registration: CF-FVZ
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Buffalo Narrows, Saskatchewan -   Canada
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:YVT/CYVT
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Anson Mk5 CF-FVZ: On January 6, 1955 soon after take off from Buffalo Narrows Airport, (IATA: YVT, ICAO: CYVT), crashed 2.3 miles east southeast of Buffalo Narrows, Saskatchewan, Canada and all 8 occupants on board perished. The aircraft was written off.

Sources:
http://www.websiteservice.ca/sga/sga_page.html
http://www.baaa-acro.com/Pays/C/Canada-Saskatchewan.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buffalo_Narrows_Airport


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
07-Apr-2012 20:44 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
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