ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 154268
Last updated: 12 March 2020
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:21-JUL-1958
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH83 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.83 Fox Moth
Owner/operator:J B Lavoie
Registration: CF-BFI
C/n / msn: FM.1
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mauzer Lake, Quebec -   Canada
Phase: Take off
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:Mauzer Lake, Quebec
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Prototype Canadian-built DH.83C Fox Moth, originally allocated as CF-DAB-X; not used. Registration
CF-BFI reserved 16.11.45 to De Havilland Aircraft of Canada Ltd (and initially flown as CF-BFI-X).

First flown 5.12.45. Registered [CofR 3670/A1207] 12.1.46 to Arthur Fecteau, Senneterre Quebec. Registered [CofR 9057] 26.9.50 to J A R Demers, Val d'Or Quebec. Registered [C of R 12401] 5.10.53 to J B Lavoie, Amos Quebec. Registered [C of R 13802] 13.7.55 to G Samson, Amos Quebec.

Sold back 2.58 to J B Lavoie but crashed on delivery flight on take-off from Mauzer Lake, Parent Quebec 21.7.58.

Sources:

http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh83.pdf
http://www.goldenyears.ukf.net/reg_CF-1.htm
http://www.dehavilland.ukf.net/pCanFM.htm
http://www.aviation.technomuses.ca/databases/image_bank/dig_image.cfm?Lang=e&id=11449


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Mar-2013 17:24 Dr. John Smith Added

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description