Crash of a Beechcraft D18S off Red Lake: 2 killed

Date & Time: May 30, 2013 at 1727 LT
Type of aircraft:
Registration:
C-FWWV
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Red Lake - Red Lake
MSN:
CA-18
YOM:
1951
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
The pilot and his wife, a couple from Phoenix, were performing a flight from Red Lake harbor to a tourist camp located to the north of the city of Red Lake. Twin engine aircraft took off at 1727LT in marginal weather conditions: wind and rain. Shortly after departure, aircraft crashed into the Bruce Channel located between Cochenour and McKenzie Island. Aircraft sank and both occupants were killed.

Crash of a Beechcraft D18 in Jackson Bay

Date & Time: Apr 20, 2007 at 1541 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
C-GVIB
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Jackson Bay - Campbell River
MSN:
A-0480
YOM:
1949
Country:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
6
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The left engine of the float equipped Beechcraft D18S lost fuel pressure and power immediately after lift-off on departure from Jackson Bay, BC. The aircraft yawed to the left, and when it touched down, the floats broke off. The pilot and all six passengers escaped with six life jackets, and held on to one float which remained afloat. The aircraft sank within a minute. They were rescued in about half an hour. One passenger got a minor injury and they all sufferred some levels of hypothermia.

Crash of a Beechcraft D18 in Everett

Date & Time: Jan 10, 2000 at 2024 LT
Type of aircraft:
Operator:
Registration:
N1827M
Flight Phase:
Flight Type:
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Everett-Burlington
MSN:
A-0394
YOM:
1947
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
0
Captain / Total flying hours:
5900
Captain / Total hours on type:
404.00
Aircraft flight hours:
10429