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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 189226
Last updated: 31 August 2021
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Date:07-MAY-1958
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic cf10 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Canada CF-100 Canuck Mk 3D
Owner/operator:Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF)
Registration: 18118
MSN: C-100/3/18
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RCAF Station Cold Lake, Alberta -   Canada
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RCAF Station Cold Lake, Alberta, Canada
Destination airport:RCAF Station Cold Lake, Alberta
Narrative:
The CF-100, operated by No. 3 AW(F) Operational Training Unit, crashed off the end of the runway after takeoff at RCAF Cold Lake. The student pilot, F/O W. Maybe, ejected outside the envelope at 500 feet, but his parachute opened at tree top level and he survived. The instructor pilot, F/L J. Findlay, ejected too low and was killed.

Sources:

The Avro CF-100, Larry Milberry
http://web.archive.org/web/20150509161423/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/Aircraft_by_Type/Canadian_CF-100.htm
http://www.rwrwalker.ca/RCAF_18101_18150_detailed.html
http://www.veterans.gc.ca/eng/remembrance/memorials/canadian-virtual-war-memorial/detail/80002787?John%20Sewell%20Nesbitt%20Findlay


Revision history:

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12-Aug-2016 06:04 yukonjack Added

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