Aircraft Photo of C-GFQA | Lockheed L-188A Electra | Air Spray | AirHistory.net
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:C-GFQA
Other Marks:86
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed 88 Electra
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed L-188 Electra
Aircraft Version:Lockheed L-188A Electra
Operator / Titles:Air Spray
C/n (msn):1040
Location
City / Airport:Prince GeorgeMap
Region / Country:British Columbia, Canada
Airport Codes:ICAO: CYXS   IATA: YXS   Local: CYXS   Other: -
 
Photo Date:23 June 2003
Photo by:John Olafson
Photo ID: 169026
Photo Comment

This Electra was destroyed whilst conducting fire retardant drops near Cranbrook,British Columbia. The two pilots did not survive the crash which started a wildfire when it exploded upon crashing. The date of the crash was 16 July 2003, less than a month after I photographed it.

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