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Status:Preliminary - official
Date:Wednesday 16 July 2008
Time:22:15 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300
Operator:North-Wright Airways
Registration: C-GBEB
MSN: 272
First flight: 1970
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-27
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Aircraft fate: Repaired
Location:Hook Lake, NWT (   Canada)
Phase: Approach (APR)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
A float-equipped DHC-6 Twin Otter was on a cargo flight to Hook Lake. When the aircraft turned final for landing on the lake, the aircraft stalled and descended into trees on the shore. The pilots were not injured and later picked up.

Loss of control

» CADORS Number: 2008C2448


photo of DHC-6-Twin-Otter-300-C-GBEB
accident date: 16-07-2008
type: de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300
registration: C-GBEB
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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