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Last updated: 9 December 2021
Status:Voorlopig - officieel
Datum:woensdag 28 augustus 2002
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-54E (DC-4)
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Buffalo Airways
Registratie: C-GQIC
Constructienummer: 27343
Bouwjaar: 1944
Motoren: 4 Pratt & Whitney R-2000-6
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 2
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 2
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Diavik Airport, NT (DVK) (   Canada)
Fase: Landing (LDG)
Soort vlucht:Vracht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Yellowknife Airport, NT (YZF/CYZF), Canada
Vliegveld van aankomst:Diavik Airport, NT (DVK), Canada
Vluchtnummer: 928
The DC-4 struck the approach lights and touched down about three feet short of the threshold of runway 10 at the Diavik Airport. The aircraft spun around, the right wing separated and fire erupted in the wreckage which came to rest on the runway about 1000 feet from the threshold. The crew evacuated the aircraft with minor injuries, and AFF was on the scene within 5 minutes and extinguished the fire.

» CADORS Number: 2002C1097


photo of Douglas-C-54E-C-GQIC
accident date: 28-08-2002
type: Douglas C-54E (DC-4)
registration: C-GQIC

Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Yellowknife Airport, NT en Diavik Airport, NT bedraagt 305 km (190 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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