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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 154273
Last updated: 31 March 2020
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Date:04-OCT-1946
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH83 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland DH.83C Fox Moth
Owner/operator:McAvoy Diamond Drilling & Development Co Ltd,
Registration: CF-BNL
C/n / msn: FMC.4
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Porridge Lake, 20 miles N of Yellowknfe, Northwest Territories -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Yellowknife Northwest Territories
Destination airport:
Narrative:
CF-BNL registered [C of R 3445/A1035] 15.3.46 to McAvoy Diamond Drilling & Development Co Ltd, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories.

Crashed after severe icing of windscreen at Porridge Lake, 20 miles North of Yellowknife, Northwest Territories 4.10.46

Sources:

http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh83.pdf
http://www.dehavilland.ukf.net/pCanFM.htm
http://www.aviation.technomuses.ca/databases/image_bank/dig_image.cfm?Lang=e&id=11447
http://www.goldenyears.ukf.net/reg_CF-1.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Mar-2013 23:22 Dr. John Smith Added
20-Mar-2013 09:00 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Narrative]

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