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Last updated: 4 December 2021
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Fecha:domingo 24 septiembre 1972
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic CAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina
Operador:Austin Airways
Registración: CF-AAD
Numéro de série: 1658
Año de Construcción:
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 13
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 16
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Great Whale River, QC (   Canadá)
Fase: Ascenso Inicial (ICL)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico No Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:?
Aeropuerto de Llegada:?
Descripción:
One propeller oversped and could not be feathered. During landing the pilot-in-command decided to overshoot because of an unsafe gear indication. However, he was unable to maintain altitude with gear down and a windmilling propeller.

Fuentes:
» US Navy and US Marine Corps Aircraft Serial Numbers and Bureau Numbers--1911 to Present / Joe Baugher
» ICAO Summary No. 53


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photo of Consolidated-PBY-5A-Catalina-CF-AAD
accident date: 24-09-1972
type: Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina
registration: CF-AAD
photo of Consolidated-PBY-5A-Catalina-CF-AAD
accident date: 24-09-1972
type: Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina
registration: CF-AAD
 
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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