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Last updated: 18 April 2021
Datum:maandag 11 april 1977
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47B-20-DK (DC-3)
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Superior Airways
Registratie: CF-XXT
Constructienummer: 27212/15767
Bouwjaar: 1945
Motoren: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-90C
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 3
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 3
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Wunnummin Lake Airport, ON (WNN) (   Canada)
Fase: Start (TOF)
Soort vlucht:Vracht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Wunnummin Lake Airport, ON (WNN), Canada
Vliegveld van aankomst:?
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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