Accident at Tasu Creek B.C.


1996-08-19: The aircraft departed Alfred Bay with pilot and 2 passengers and was last seen entering Tasu Creek (Queen Charlotte Islands) in poor weather. ELT signal received - RCC dispatched , aircraft located the following morning, no survivors.


CADORS Number 1996P0360
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Occurred At 1996-08-19 - 03:15
Day or Night?
Fatalities 3
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, Tasu Creek B.C.
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Categories Unknown or undetermined

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GCMY | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 3
Year Built 1953
Engine Type Turbo prop
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Engine Model
Gear Type Sea
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 3
Injuries 0
Events Missing aircraft

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