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Last updated: 9 August 2020
Status:Voorlopig - officieel
Datum:maandag 6 december 1993
Type:Silhouette image of generic SW4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Swearingen SA226-AT Merlin IV
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Provincial Airlines
Registratie: C-GVCY
Constructienummer: AT-003
Bouwjaar: 1974
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 2
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 2
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Deer Lake Airport, NL (YDF) (   Canada)
Fase: Landing (LDG)
Soort vlucht:Vracht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Halifax International Airport, NS (YHZ/CYHZ), Canada
Vliegveld van aankomst:Deer Lake Airport, NL (YDF/CYDF), Canada
Vluchtnummer: 601
Provincial Airlines flight 601 suffered a runway excursion on landing at Deer Lake Airport (YDF), Canada.
During the landing roll on the snow covered runway 25 the aircraft started to veer to the right. The pilot's attempt to regain directional control by the use of full left rudder and maximum reverse on the left engine was unsuccessful and the aircraft struck snowbanks, collapsing the nose and left landing gear.

» CADORS Number: 1993A0337
» ICAO Adrep Summary 6/94


photo of Swearingen-SA226-AT-Merlin-IV-C-GVCY
accident date: 06-12-1993
type: Swearingen SA226-AT Merlin IV
registration: C-GVCY

Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Halifax International Airport, NS en Deer Lake Airport, NL bedraagt 663 km (414 miles).

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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