ASN Aircraft accident Beechcraft B200 Super King Air C-FSKO Sanikiluaq Airport, NU (YSK)
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Status:Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Date:Friday 17 December 2021
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE20 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft B200 Super King Air
Operator:Keewatin Air
Registration: C-FSKO
MSN: BB-1007
First flight: 1982
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Sanikiluaq Airport, NU (YSK) (   Canada)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Departure airport:Winnipeg-James Armstrong Richardson International Airport, MB (YWG/CYWG), Canada
Destination airport:Sanikiluaq Airport, NU (YSK/CYSK), Canada
A Beech B200 King Air aircraft operated by Keewatin Air under flight KEW204, was conducting a medevac flight from Winnipeg, MB (CYWG) to Sanikiluaq, NU (CYSK) with 2 passengers and 2 crew members on board. While conducting a missed approach on runway 29, the aircraft deviated from the intended path and went off the side of the runway. One of the passengers sustained minor injuries. The aircraft sustained substantial damage.

Runway excursion (veer-off)

» TSB A21Q0131

METAR Weather report:
11:00 UTC / 06:00 local time:
CYSK 171100Z 31036G44KT 1SM -SN BLSN OVC015 M04/M06 A2897 RMK SC8 CALL OUT PRESRR SLP814

13:00 UTC / 08:00 local time:
CYSK 171300Z 30034G41KT 1SM -SN BLSN OVC023 M04/M07 A2906 RMK SC8 SN CVR/ONE LOOSE SLP845


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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Winnipeg-James Armstrong Richardson International Airport, MB to Sanikiluaq Airport, NU as the crow flies is 1389 km (868 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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