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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 223206
Last updated: 21 April 2019
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Date:03-DEC-1943
Time:day
Type:de Havilland DH.89A Dragon Rapide
Owner/operator:Canadian Pacific Airways
Registration: CF-BNE
C/n / msn: 6376
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lake St. George, Manitoba -   Canada
Phase: Standing
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Lake St. George, Manitoba, Canada
Destination airport:
Narrative:
C/no. 6376: Floatplane shipped unassembled to Canada with no UK C of A issued. (2x Gipsy Six engines #6744/6745). Registered CF-BNE (C of R 2558/A394) 4.11.39 to Quebec Airways Ltd, Montreal. Quebec Airways merged into Canadian Pacific Airways in 1942 but no formal ownership change registered.

Written off (Damaged beyond repair) when broke through ice and sank Lake St. George, Manitoba 3.12.43. Registration CF-BNE cancelled 7.6.50.

Sources:

1. https://www.ab-ix.co.uk/pdfs/dh89.pdf
2. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/dh/p063.html
3. http://www.afleetingpeace.org/index.php/15-aeroplanes/83-register-canada
4. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_CF-3.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Mar-2019 23:27 Dr. John Smith Added

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