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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 162708
Last updated: 23 September 2021
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Time:c. 07:35
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH8C model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-8-311
Owner/operator:Air Canada Jazz
Registration: C-FACV
MSN: 728
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 38
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Nanaimo, BC -   Canada
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Nanaimo Airport, BC (YCD)
Destination airport:YVR
Air Canada Jazz flight AC8258 returned to land back the the departure airport at Nanaimo, Canada following engine problems.
Passengers reported seeing fire in engine. The engine was shut down and the prop was feathered.


Revision history:

13-Dec-2013 07:11 Added
13-Dec-2013 07:17 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
13-Dec-2013 07:36 Nieuport Updated [Registration]
13-Dec-2013 07:37 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]

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