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Date:Tuesday 28 April 2020
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE10 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft A100 King Air
Operator:Buffalo Airways
Registration: C-FCBZ
MSN: B-116
First flight: 1972
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Kugaaruk Airport, NU (YBB) (   Canada)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Cambridge Bay Airport, NU (YCB/CYCB), Canada
Destination airport:Kugaaruk Airport, NU (YBB/CYBB), Canada
A Buffalo Airways Beech King Air suffered a runway excursion on landing at Kugaaruk Airport, Canada.
Shortly after touchdown on runway 23, the aircraft exited the runway to the right. The aircraft came to rest after colliding with a
snowbank, on the north side of the runway. The 2 flight crew were uninjured. The aircraft sustained substantial damage to the landing gear, wings, engines and propellers.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: TSB Canada
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 1 year
Accident number: A20C0037
Download report: Final report
Language: English

Runway excursion

» TSB A20C0037


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Distance from Cambridge Bay Airport, NU to Kugaaruk Airport, NU as the crow flies is 613 km (383 miles).

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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