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Last updated: 18 October 2021
Datum:Mittwoch 23 August 1978
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DHC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300
Fluggesellschaft:Bradley Air Services
Kennzeichen: C-FQDG
Werknummer: 246
Baujahr: 1969
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-27
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 1 / Insassen: 2
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 4
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 1 / Insassen: 6
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Frobisher Bay Airport, NU (YFB) (   Kanada)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Flug von:?
Flug nach:Frobisher Bay Airport, NU (YFB/CYFB), Kanada
The Twin Otter was at 40 feet over the runway on final approach when it rolled left and descended out of control, hitting the glide slope antenna with the left wing and no. 1 engine. The aircraft crashed in an inverted attitude.


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