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Last updated: 23 January 2022
Datum:Montag 28 Februar 1977
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-20-DK (DC-3)
Kennzeichen: C-FNAR
Werknummer: 13154
Baujahr: 1944
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 3
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 7
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 4 / Insassen: 10
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Salluit Airport, QC (YZG) (   Kanada)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Betriebsart:Inländischer außerplanmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Frobisher Bay Airport, NU (YFB/CYFB), Kanada
Flug nach:Salluit Airport, QC (YZG/CYZG), Kanada
Struck the ice in whiteout conditions.
The aircraft operated on a service from Frobisher Bay to Fort Chimo with an en route stop at Salluit.

» The Montreal Gazette - Mar 1, 1977


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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Frobisher Bay Airport, NU to Salluit Airport, QC as the crow flies is 397 km (248 miles).

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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