Wind Pushes Buffalo Over the Edge

Jan. 7/14-The Summit Air Charters Ltd. de Havilland DHC-5A, C-FASY was operating on a cargo flight from Yellowknife, NT (CYZF) to Ekati, NT (CYOA). After landing at CYOA on Runway 02/20T, a gust of wind moved the tail of C-FASY resulting in a loss of directional control (weather cocked) and the nose wheel rolling off the edge of the runway. There was no damage to the aircraft or injury to the two flight crew. Winds were reported as 320°T at 28 knots.