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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 180230
Last updated: 4 December 2021
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Date:11-AUG-1953
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic cf10 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Canada CF-100 Canuck Mk 3B
Owner/operator:Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF)
Registration: 18160
MSN: C-100/3/60
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:7
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Longueill, Montreal, QC -   Canada
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RCAF Station Saint Hubert, Québec
Destination airport:RCAF Station Saint Hubert, Québec
Narrative:
The CF-100, operated by 423 AW(F) Squadron, had taken off from St. Hubert on an acceptance flight. Shortly after take off, the aircraft lost altitude and crashed into two homes in Ville Jacques Cartier (now part of Longueuil), a southern suburb of Montreal, Québec. The crew of two were killed and seven on the ground also died including three children in one house and two adults and 2 children in a second house.

Sources:

https://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=1946&dat=19530815&id=RoMtAAAAIBAJ&sjid=d5kFAAAAIBAJ&pg=4696,2100401&hl=en
http://www.veterans.gc.ca/eng/remembrance/memorials/canadian-virtual-war-memorial/detail/80002365
http://www.veterans.gc.ca/eng/remembrance/memorials/canadian-virtual-war-memorial/detail/80002692


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Oct-2015 14:04 TB Added
27-Feb-2016 18:23 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
16-Jul-2016 06:32 yukonjack Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Dec-2017 16:04 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
21-Dec-2017 16:10 TB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
28-Feb-2021 07:09 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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