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Last updated: 28 October 2021
Datum:woensdag 21 augustus 2019
Type:Silhouette image of generic C208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 208B Cargomaster
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Morningstar Air Express
Registratie: C-FEXE
Constructienummer: 208B0244
Bouwjaar: 1990
Motoren: 1 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-114A
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 1
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 1
Schade: Groot
Gevolgen: Repaired
Plaats:Vancouver International Airport, BC (YVR) (   Canada)
Fase: Taxi (TXI)
Soort vlucht:Vracht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Vancouver International Airport, BC (YVR/CYVR), Canada
Vliegveld van aankomst:Victoria International Airport, BC (YYJ/CYYJ), Canada
A Cessna 208B aircraft operated by Morningstar Air Express, was conducting flight 8071 from Vancouver to Victoria, BC, Canada with 1 pilot and cargo on board. The aircraft commenced taxiing to runway 08R from the uncontrolled apron 4. A tug with four cargo containers in tow was proceeding in the opposite direction in the vehicle corridor south of apron 4. In the vicinity of taxiway DW, the tug departed the vehicle corridor into apron 4. The tug missed the aircraft but the first cargo container struck the aircraft's left wing. The aircraft sustained substantial damage to the left wing and associated wing structure.
The nighttime weather conditions at the time of the occurrence were rain and 7sm visibility. There were no injuries.

» TSB A19P0126


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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 Vancouver International Airport, BC en Victoria International Airport, BC bedraagt 63 km (39 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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