Date & Time: Feb 8, 1945
Type of aircraft:
Canadian Vickers PBV-1 Canso (OA-10 Canso)
Lake, Sea, Ocean, River
Tofino – Vancouver
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Shortly after takeoff from Tofino, the seaplane lost height and crashed 5 km east of Tofino. All 12 crew members were rescued while the aircraft was lost.
Loss of control caused by an engine failure.