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Last updated: 7 December 2021
Date:Friday 10 December 1976
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-80-DL (DC-3)
Operator:Austin Airways
Registration: CF-IAX
MSN: 19499
First flight: 1944
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 8
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Chisasibi Airport, QC (YKU) (   Canada)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Chisasibi Airport, QC (YKU), Canada
Destination airport:?
Crashed on takeoff from Fort George Island.


photo of Douglas-C-47A-CF-IAX
accident date: 10-12-1976
type: Douglas C-47A (DC-3)
registration: CF-IAX
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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