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Last updated: 23 September 2020
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Date:Tuesday 30 May 1961
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter
Operator:Royal Canadian Air Force - RCAF
Registration: 9401
C/n / msn: 356
First flight: 1960
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Guelph Airport, ON (   Canada)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Guelph Airport, ON, Canada
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
The Otter was due to depart on a cross-country navigation training flight from Guelph Airport, Ontario, Canada. The take off attempt occurred in a cross wind of 40-45 mph. The aircraft could not become airborne and overran through a fence into a parking lot. It hit several vehicles.

Classification:
Runway excursion

Sources:
» dhc-3archive.com
» Canadian Military Aircraft Serial Numbers RCAF 9401 to 9427


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