Airplane Crash - Nanisivik, Canada 12/21/1977

Details of airplane crash/ shootdown - Nanisivik, Canada


Date12/21/1977
LocationNanisivik, Canada
OperatorKenn Borek Air
Typede Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300
RegistrationCF-ABW
Cn/In278
Aboard8
Fatalities8
Ground0
SummaryThe pilot lost control of the aircraft and crashed 2,200 ft. short of the runway in a 45 degree nose-down and right bank attitude while attempting to land. Unknown possible turbulence including windshear or mechanical failure of the flaps/ailerons.

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