Accident de Havilland Canada DHC-8-102 C-GAIS, Monday 15 October 2012
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Date:Monday 15 October 2012
Time:16:52 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH8A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland Canada DHC-8-102
Owner/operator:Air Creebec
Registration: C-GAIS
MSN: 138
Year of manufacture:1989
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Wemindji Airport, QC (YNC/CYNC) -   Canada
Phase: Standing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Wemindji Airport, QC (YNC/CYNC)
Investigating agency: TSB
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Air Creebec flight YN927, a DHC-8-102, was parked on the ramp Wemindji Airport, QC (YNC/CYNC) in preparation for deplaning with the engines shutdown. The company baggage truck collided with the rear of the aircraft while trying to back-up in position to unload baggage from the baggage compartment. The truck box remained stuck underneath the aircraft. The aircraft was substantially damaged; the truck box was crushed, the aircraft fuselage skin was scraped and torn in several areas. None of the passengers on board were injured.
CSU2 Chisasibi, QC,



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13-Jan-2024 19:04 harro Added
13-Jan-2024 19:05 harro Updated [Date, Time, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]

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