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Last updated: 8 December 2021
Datum:Freitag 19 Mai 1967
Zeit:18:37 EST
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC85 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-8-54F
Fluggesellschaft:Air Canada
Kennzeichen: CF-TJM
Werknummer: 45653/178
Baujahr: 1963
Triebwerk: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT3D-
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 3
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 3
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Ottawa International Airport, ON (YOW) (   Kanada)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Flug von:Montreal-Dorval International Airport, QC (YUL/CYUL), Kanada
Flug nach:Ottawa International Airport, ON (YOW/CYOW), Kanada
The DC-8 suddenly rolled to the right and struck the ground inverted while on approach.

Probable Cause:

PROBABLE CAUSE: "Failure to abandon a training maneuver under conditions which precluded the availability of adequate flight control."

» ICAO Accident Digest Circular 107-AN/81 (28-37)


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Distance from Montreal-Dorval International Airport, QC to Ottawa International Airport, ON as the crow flies is 150 km (94 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

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