Airplane Crash - Dog Creek, British Columbia, Canada 07/08/1965

Details of airplane crash/ shootdown - Dog Creek, British Columbia, Canada


Date07/08/1965
Time16:40
LocationDog Creek, British Columbia, Canada
OperatorCanadian PacifiAir Lines
Flight #21
RouteVancouver - Whitehorse
TypeDouglas DC-6B
RegistrationCF-CUQ
Cn/In43844/334
Aboard52
Fatalities52
Ground0
SummaryThe tail section separated from the fuselage after a bomb exploded in the passenger compartment. It was believed a saboteur ignited a mixture of acid and gunpowder which may have been poured into the toilet in a suicide-for-insurance scheme.

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