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Last updated: 20 June 2019
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Date:xx xxx 1953
Type:Silhouette image of generic CAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Canadian Vickers PBV-1A Canso A (PBY-5A)
Operator:Hollinger Ungava Transport
Registration: CF-DIK
C/n / msn: CV-445
First flight: 1944
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Ashuanipi Lake, NL (   Canada)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
While making a practice landing at Ashuanipi Lake, Labrador, the Canso's starboard float dug. The airplane swung, filled with water and sank.

Sources:
» PBY Catalina / Canso Yahoo Group
» Consolidated production list / G. Goodall


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