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Last updated: 18 September 2020
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Date:Saturday 24 May 1980
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter
Operator:Central Air Transport
Registration: CF-GBX
C/n / msn: 4
First flight: 1952
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 8
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Aircraft fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Carling Lake, ON (   Canada)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Crashed on take-off when the engine suffered a loss of power at a height of about 150-200 feet. The float-equipped aircraft ran up on the lake shore and destroyed by fire.

Classification:
Forced landing on runway

Sources:
» dhc-3archive.com


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