ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 174169
Last updated: 26 December 2019
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:23-FEB-2015
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH8C model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-8-315 Dash 8
Owner/operator:Air Inuit
Registration: C-FYAI
C/n / msn: 420
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 30
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location: Umiujaq Airport -   Canada
Phase: Take off
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport: Umiujaq Airport
Destination airport: Kuujjuarapik Airport
Narrative:
An Air Inuit de Havilland Dash 8-300, registration C-FYAI performing flight 3H-851 from Umiujaq,QC to Kuujjuarapik,QC (Canada) with 27 passengers and 3 crew, was rotating for takeoff from Umiujaq when the tail of the aircraft contacted the runway surface without the crew noticing the contact. The aircraft continued to Kuujjuarapik for a safe landing. No injuries occurred.

Sources:

http://avherald.com/h?article=4826e32c&opt=0


Images:

Photo of C-FYAI courtesy AirHistory.net


Montréal - Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (CYUL / YUL)
26 April 2013; (c) Richard Vandervord

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Feb-2015 15:00 ryan Added

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description