ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203457
Last updated: 7 September 2020
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:22-JAN-1955
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B25 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American Mitchell II (B-25)
Owner/operator:Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF)
Registration: FW259
C/n / msn: 100-24020
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:28 mi SW of Edmonton, AB -   Canada
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Struck a ferry cable strung across the North Saskatchewan river and exploded.

Sources:

Saskatoon Star-Phoenix 24 January 1955, p1/27 January 1955, p2


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Dec-2017 17:59 TB Added
04-Feb-2018 16:22 TB Updated [Source]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description