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Last updated: 19 July 2019
Status:
Date:Monday 11 April 1955
Type:Avro 685 York C.1
Operator:Associated Airways
Registration: CF-HMZ
C/n / msn:
First flight: 1945
Engines: 4 Rolls-Royce Merlin
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Yellowknife Airport, NT (YZF) (   Canada)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Yellowknife Airport, NT (YZF/CYZF), Canada
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Crashed on takeoff the aircraft carried eight tons cargo.

Sources:
» Saskatoon Star-Phoenix 12 April 1955, p6


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photo of Avro-685-York-C-1-CF-HMZ
accident date: 11-04-1955
type: Avro 685 York C.1
registration: CF-HMZ
photo of Avro-685-York-C-1-CF-HMZ
accident date: 11-04-1955
type: Avro 685 York C.1
registration: CF-HMZ
 
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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