- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: May 15, 1956
Time: c 22:17
Location: Orleans, Ontario, Canada
Operator: Military - Royal Canadian Air Force
Flight #: ?
Route: Ottawa - Ottawa
AC Type: CF-100 Mark 4B
Registration: 18367
cn / ln: C-100/4/267
Aboard: 2   (passengers:0  crew:2)
Fatalities: 2   (passengers:0  crew:2)
Ground: 13
Summary: The CF-100 was from the Canadian Air Defense Command which was scrambled to investigate an unidentified transport plane flying in the area. It was suspected the crew's oxygen system malfunctioned on the fighter and the jet crashed into a convent operated by the Grey Nuns of the Cross, at over 680 miles an hour, destroying the three story, 70 room convent.
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