Date & Time: Feb 19, 1930
Type of aircraft:
Fairchild FC-2
Operator:
Registration:
G-CAVN
Flight Phase:
Flight
Survivors:
Yes
Site:
Plain
MSN:
522
YOM:
1927
Country:
Canada
Crew on board:
0
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
In flight, pilot lost his orientation due to poor weather conditions and attempted to make an emergency landing. On touch down, aircraft slid few yards before coming to rest in flames. While all occupants were unhurt, the aircraft was destroyed by fire caused by the explosion of a battery.