- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: March 24, 1986
Time: 09:55
Location: Goose Bay, Newfoundland, Canada
Operator: Goose Bay Air Services
Flight #: ?
Route: Snegamook Lake - Goose Bay
AC Type: de Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter
Registration: C-FAGM
cn / ln: 400
Aboard: 5   (passengers:4  crew:1)
Fatalities: 4   (passengers:3  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: A fatigue initiated crack in the number nine cylinder head caused the engine to run rough and lose power. While the pilot was manoeuvring for the precautionary landing in whiteout conditions, the aircraft crashed. At impact, the fuel cells ruptured, and a fire erupted which destroyed the aircraft.
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