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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 54853
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Date:12-NOV-1996
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B412 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell CH-146 Griffon (412CF)
Owner/operator:Canadian Armed Forces (CAF)
Registration: 146421
MSN: 46421
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Grenfell Sound off Killiniq Island, Labrador -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Goose Bay
Destination airport:Goose Bay
Narrative:
Crashed & sank after being forced to abandon SAR mission in bad weather. Crew swam to shore & despite injuries & frostbite endured a 2.5 mile walk to a cabin.

Sources:

Flight International 4-10 June 1997
Air Forces Monthly Jan 97.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Mar-2011 16:24 harro Updated [Total fatalities, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]
25-Aug-2011 06:03 Uli Elch Updated [Operator]
03-Dec-2015 07:14 JINX Updated [Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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