ASN Aircraft accident Hawker Siddeley HS-748-244 Srs. 2A C-FAGI Big Sand Lake Airport, MB
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Status:Accident Investigation report not yet completed, but information verified through authorities or other sources.
Date:Saturday 10 July 1993
Type:Silhouette image of generic A748 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Siddeley HS-748-244 Srs. 2A
Operator:Air Manitoba
Registration: C-FAGI
MSN: 1699
First flight: 1971
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 39
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 43
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Aircraft fate: Repaired
Location:Big Sand Lake Airport, MB (   Canada)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Winnipeg International Airport, MB (YWG/CYWG), Canada
Destination airport:Big Sand Lake Airport, MB, Canada
The aircraft touched down about halfway down the 3,600 ft, sand/clay runway. The crew could not stop the aircraft and it left the runway, skidded across a turn-around area and down a narrow access road until it struck an embankment and several scrub trees. The left propeller, the leading edge of the left wing and the left flap trailing edge were damaged.

Runway excursion

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Distance from Winnipeg International Airport, MB to Big Sand Lake Airport, MB as the crow flies is 868 km (543 miles).

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