Accident Douglas C-47A-25-DK (DC-3) C-GWYX,
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Date:Sunday 21 May 1989
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47A-25-DK (DC-3)
Owner/operator:Central Mountain Air Services
Registration: C-GWYX
MSN: 13343
Year of manufacture:1944
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:near Bronson Creek, BC -   Canada
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Wrangell Airport, AK (WRG/PAWG)
Destination airport:Bronson Creek Airport, BC (YBM)
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
A forced landing was made following a fire in the no. 2 engine. The fire spread to the fuel tanks following landing.


ICAO Adrep Summary 3/89 (#25)


photo (c) via Werner Fischdick; Winnipeg Airport, MB (YWG); April 1984

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