- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: January 02, 1973
Time: 08:34
Location: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Operator: Pacific Western Airlines
Flight #: ?
Route: Toronto - Edmonton
AC Type: Boeing 707-321C
Registration: CF-PWZ
cn / ln: 18826/389
Aboard: 5   (passengers:0  crew:5)
Fatalities: 5   (passengers:0  crew:5)
Ground: 0
Summary: Landing in poor visibility, turbulence and snow, the cargo plane came in for a landing at a high sink rate. The captain took over the controls to try to arrest the sink rate but the plane crashed into trees, a powerline and finally into a ridge short of the runway. The plane broke in two and was destroyed by fire.
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