Accident Cessna 401 C-FVDY,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 26815
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Date:Thursday 4 December 1975
Type:Silhouette image of generic C402 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 401
Owner/operator:Richel Air
Registration: C-FVDY
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Magdalen Islands, Quebec -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu (YJN)
Destination airport:Magdalen Islands (YGR)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Upon touchdown the airplane went out of control and crashed in flames. It was totally destroyed by the post crash fire and all six occupants were fatally injured (1 pilot, 5 passengers). The plane was completing a charter flight from Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu to Îles-de-la-Madeleine (Magdalen Islands) with an intermediate stop in Moncton, carrying a pilot and five engineers.


Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
10-Feb-2021 11:58 SANMJN Updated [Time, Registration, Operator, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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