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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 196846
Last updated: 1 January 2020
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Date:17-MAY-1940
Time:00:00 approx
Type:Silhouette image of generic NORS model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Noorduyn Norseman IV
Owner/operator:Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF)
Registration: 678
C/n / msn: 20
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:ca 15 mi N of Cobourg, ON -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RCAF Camp Borden, ON
Destination airport:RCAF Trenton, ON
Narrative:
Crashed shortly after midnight. One bailed out but did not survive.

Sources:

http://www.norsemanhistory.ca/Aircraft.htm
Ottawa Citizen 17 May 1940, p1/18 May 1940, p28


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Jul-2017 15:18 TB Added
26-Jul-2017 20:33 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Country, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
31-Jan-2018 13:43 TB Updated [Date, Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
15-May-2019 07:23 TigerTimon Updated [Time]

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