Accident de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver Mk I C-FFHA, Saturday 8 June 2024
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Date:Saturday 8 June 2024
Time:c. 12:55 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver Mk I
Owner/operator:Harbour Air Ltd
Registration: C-FFHA
MSN: 39
Year of manufacture:1949
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Coal Harbour Sea Plane Base (CXH/CYHC), Vancouver, BC -   Canada
Phase: Take off
Nature:Passenger - Non-Scheduled/charter/Air Taxi
Departure airport:Vancouver-Coal Harbour SPB, BC (CXH/CYHC)
Destination airport:Vancouver-Coal Harbour SPB, BC (CXH/CYHC)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A float-equipped DHC-2 Beaver Mk I collided with a pleasure boat on takeoff on a sightseeing tour at Coal Harbour Sea Plane Base (CXH/CYHC), Vancouver, British Columbia.
The six occupants of the aircraft were not injured and two of the four boat occupants suffered serious injuries.
The floatplane sank.

Sources: (photo) : similar occurrence (C-FMXR)

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