Date & Time: Feb 16, 1930
Type of aircraft:
Avro 594 Avian
Registration:
G-CANL
Flight Type:
Training
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Winnipeg - Winnipeg
MSN:
127
YOM:
1928
Country:
Canada
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
The pilot, sole aboard, was performing a training mission. On final approach, the aircraft was too low and hit telephone wires before crashing short of runway. The aircraft was destroyed and the pilot was injured.
Probable cause:
Too low approach.