Date & Time: Jul 11, 2014 at 1550 LT
Type of aircraft:
De Havilland DHC-2 Beaver
0784238 BC (Friell Lake Logging)
St John Harbour - Sandspit
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
Shortly after take off from Saint John Harbour, the single engine aircraft went out of control and crashed on the shore of the Athlone Island, bursting into flames. The aircraft was destroyed by impact forces and a post crash fire and all four occupants were injured.