Accident de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 200 CF-MHU, Tuesday 30 September 1975
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Date:Tuesday 30 September 1975
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 200
Owner/operator:Northern Thunderbird Air
Registration: CF-MHU
MSN: 142
Year of manufacture:1968
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-20
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:Kluatantan region, BC -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Prince George Airport, BC (YXS/CYXS)
Destination airport:Dease Lake Airport, BC (YDL/CYDL)
Narrative:
Struck the side of a ridge and crashed.

Sources:

Flight International 23 October 1975 (588)

Statistics

  • 55th worst accident in 1975
  • 82nd worst accident of this aircraft type
  • 10th worst accident of this aircraft type at the time

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