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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 154291
Last updated: 22 April 2019
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Date:22-JAN-1949
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH83 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.83 Fox Moth
Owner/operator:Yellowknife Airways
Registration: CF-DJC
C/n / msn: FM.29
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North shore of Great Slave Lake, North West Territories -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Destination airport:
Narrative:
CF-DJC registered [C of R 3912/A1403] 9.8.46 to Maxwell W Ward, Edmonton but t/a Polaris Charter Co Ltd, Yellowknife. Registered [C of R 6564] 18.11.47 to Miners Air Service Ltd, Yellowknife. Operated by Yellowknife Airways.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) when crashed on north shore of Great Slave Lake 22, North West Territories 22.1.49; all 3 persons on board were killed.

Sources:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Slave_Lake
http://www.dehavilland.ukf.net/pCanFM.htm
http://www.avcanada.ca/forums2/viewtopic.php?f=54&t=66396


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Mar-2013 13:59 Dr. John Smith Added

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