Pacific Western Airlines Flight 627

Pacific Western Airlines Flight 627Wednesday September 17, 1969
Crashed into a hill while attempting to land in inclement weather. Non-compliance with the instrument approach procedures. Pilot error.

Crash Details

DateWednesday September 17, 1969
LocationCampbell River, Canada
Passengers11
Crew4
Fatalities4
Survivors11
Aircraft TypeConvair CV-640
OperatorPacific Western Airlines
RegistrationCF-PWR
Flight OriginVancouver
Flight Destination Campbell River
Campbell River, Canada
Pacific Western Airlines
Convair CV-640
1969