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Last updated: 18 April 2021
Datum:Montag 11 April 1977
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47B-20-DK (DC-3)
Fluggesellschaft:Superior Airways
Kennzeichen: CF-XXT
Werknummer: 27212/15767
Baujahr: 1945
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 3
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 3
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Wunnummin Lake Airport, ON (WNN) (   Kanada)
Flugphase: Start (TOF)
Flug von:Wunnummin Lake Airport, ON (WNN), Kanada
Flug nach:?
Takeoff from the ice strip was rejected. The pilot deliberately ground looped the aircraft in an attempt to avoid a weak spot of ice. The undercarriage collapsed.


photo of Douglas-C-47B-C-FXXT
accident date: 11-04-1977
type: Douglas C-47B (DC-3)
registration: C-FXXT
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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