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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 180712
Last updated: 8 September 2021
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Date:20-AUG-1968
Time:morning
Type:Silhouette image of generic cf10 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Canada CF-100 Canuck Mk 5C
Owner/operator:Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF)
Registration: 18474
MSN: C100/4/374
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville, Québec -   Canada
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:CFB Saint Hubert, Québec (YHU)
Destination airport:CFB Saint Hubert, Québec (YHU)
Narrative:
A CF-100 of 414 Electronic Warfare Squadron was on final approach to CFB St. Hubert, Quebec, under low overcast, when it encountered difficulties. The two crew members were forced to eject, receiving minor injuries. The aircraft crashed into an unoccupied housing development on the slopes of Mont-Saint-Bruno, approximately 16 km east of Montreal. Two homes were destroyed in flames and a third was damaged. No one on the ground was injured.

Sources:

Correio da Manhã 21 August 1968, p10
RCAF DFS Flight Comment 1961-1 Page 21
The Avro CF-100; Larry Milberry, Pg 166
Ottawa Journal, Tuesday August 20, 1968


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Oct-2015 20:54 TB Added
13-Nov-2015 20:20 yukonjack Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
19-Oct-2016 05:28 yukonjack Updated [Aircraft type]
15-Nov-2016 19:37 yukonjack Updated [Source]
20-Jan-2017 08:15 Anon. Updated [Embed code]
20-Jan-2017 08:16 harro Updated [Embed code]

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