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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 200528
Last updated: 5 April 2020
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Date:22-MAR-1959
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver
Owner/operator:
Registration: CF-...
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Newfoundland -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Gander, NFL
Narrative:
Crashed into a side of a hill when lost height due to heavy icing after taking off from a nearby lake. Pilot and five hunters survived uninjured.

Sources:

The Calgary Herald 24 March 1959, p32
Edmonton Journal 24 March 1959, p5


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Oct-2017 20:38 TB Added
13-Jan-2018 10:53 TB Updated [Source]

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