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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 189322
Last updated: 31 August 2021
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Date:31-DEC-1954
Time:13:09 EST
Type:Silhouette image of generic cf10 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Canada CF-100 Canuck Mk 3B
Owner/operator:Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF)
Registration: 18154
MSN: C-100/3/54
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Bristol, QC -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RCAF Station North Bay, Ontario
Destination airport:RCAF Station North Bay, Ontario
Narrative:
The CF-100, operated by the 3 OTU Instrument and Conversion Flight, was being flown by F/O F. Pickles out of RCAF Station North Bay, Ontario. The pilot found himself at 25,000 feet at night with only 40 gallons of fuel remaining NW of RCAF Uplands. He was provided steering instructions to turn north from his location and ordered to eject at 10,000 feet. The aircraft crashed near the town of Bristol, Québec. The ejection was successful and the pilot was reported uninjured at a farm house near Bristol Lodge.

Sources:

The Avro CF-100; Larry Milberry, (Pg 36)
http://www.c-and-e-museum.org/Pinetreeline/other/other15/other15m.html
http://www.rwrwalker.ca/RCAF_18151_18200_detailed.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Aug-2016 06:59 yukonjack Added
15-Nov-2016 19:37 yukonjack Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]
21-Dec-2017 16:22 TB Updated [Location]

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