Military - Royal Canadian Air Force

Military - Royal Canadian Air Force Wednesday October 30, 1991
Flew into the ground 12nm from the runway at about 1,500 ft. Rescue of the survivors was conducted in Arctic twilight under poor weather conditions. Controlled flight into terrain.

Crash Details

DateWednesday October 30, 1991
LocationNear Point Alert, Ellesmere Island, NWT,Canada
Passengers13
Crew5
Fatalities5
Survivors13
Aircraft TypeLockheed CC-130E
OperatorMilitary - Royal Canadian Air Force
Registration130322
Flight OriginEdmonton
Flight Destination Point Alert
Near Point Alert, Ellesmere Island, NWT,Canada
Military - Royal Canadian Air Force
Lockheed CC-130E
1991