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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238922
Last updated: 1 August 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B190 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 1900D
Owner/operator:Sunwest Aviation
Registration: C-GSLX
C/n / msn: UE-264
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Lac la Biche (CYLB), AB -   Canada
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Conklin/Leismer (CET2), AB
Destination airport:Lac la Biche (CYLB), AB
Sunwest Aviation Ltd. Beech 1900D, was operating as flight CNK448 from Conklin/Leismer (CET2), AB to Lac la Biche (CYLB), AB with 2 crew on board. While on initial approach over the lake, the aircraft struck a Pelican at 1500 feet above ground. There were no handling or system anomalies and the aircraft continued to an uneventful landing. A post flight inspection revealed significant damage to the right wing inboard leading edge.


TSB A20W0039


Photo of C-GSLX courtesy

Calgary - International (CYYC / YYC)
16 April 2015; (c) Erik Sleutelberg

Revision history:

01-Aug-2020 07:14 harro Added

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