Accident at 4 miles from Davis Inlet NFLD


1999-03-22: SPR930 DHC6 enroute Goose Bay to Davis Inlet crashed 4 miles from the airport. Aircraft crash site located and investigation continuing. TSB investigating Update: Aircraft was enroute VFR to Davis Inlet with two crew members plus freight. Halifax RCC received reports from Davis Inlet residents hearing an aircraft execute a missed approach to the airport followed by a loud bang. One crew member fatally injured and the other (serious injured) was airlifted to Goose Bay. Weather conditions reported as poor visibility with blowing snow.


CADORS Number 1999A0147
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1999-03-19 - 11:30
Day or Night?
Fatalities 1
Injuries 1
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, 4 miles from Davis Inlet NFLD
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Unknown or undetermined

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FWLQ | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Accident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 6 300
Year Built 1984
Engine Type Turbo prop
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type Land
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 1
Injuries 1
Events Missing aircraft

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