Date & Time: Dec 22, 2012 at 1813 LT
Operator:
Registration:
C-GFWX
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Winnipeg - Sanikiluaq
MSN:
AC-650B
YOM:
1986
Flight number:
PAG671
Country:
Canada
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
7
Pax fatalities:
1
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
1
Circumstances:
Crew was performing a flight from Winnipeg to Sanikiluaq, Nunavut, on behalf of Keewatin Air. On final approach to runway 27 in poor weather conditions, pilot decided to make a go around. On the second attempt, aircraft hit the ground 150 to 200 meters short of runway and came to rest in snow. A young child aged six months was killed in the accident as all other occupants were injured. Aircraft was damaged beyond repair.