Accident de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 C-FIZD, Monday 6 November 2006
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Date:Monday 6 November 2006
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300
Owner/operator:Provincial Airlines
Registration: C-FIZD
MSN: 461
Year of manufacture:1975
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial, repaired
Location:Goose Bay Airport, NL (YYR) -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Goose (Otter Creek) Water Aerodrome, NL
Destination airport:Goose Bay Airport, NL (YYR/CYYR)
Investigating agency: TSB
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
The DHC-6-300 (C-FIZD) was being repositioned from the Otter Creek float plane area to Goose Bay airport. During the wheel-gear takeoff from a large dock, the aircraft's main gear struck the end of the dock. The aircraft's right main gear subsequently collapsed when the aircraft was landed at Goose Bay airport. There were no injuries to the two crew members on board.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: TSB
Report number: A06A0114
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 11 months
Download report: Final report


CADORS 2006A0942

History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

5 April 2008 C-FIZD Provincial Airlines 0 160 km N of Nain, NL w/o

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