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Last updated: 26 October 2016
Datum:Samstag 31 Juli 2010
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic CVLT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Convair CV-580 Airtanker
Fluggesellschaft:Conair Aviation
Kennzeichen: C-FKFY
Werknummer: 129
Baujahr: 1953
Triebwerk: 2 Allison 501-D22G
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 2
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 2 / Insassen: 2
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:15 km (9.4 Meilen) S of Lytton, BC (   Kanada)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Flug von:Kamloops Airport, BC (YKA/CYKA), Kanada
Flug nach:Kamloops Airport, BC (YKA/CYKA), Kanada
Flugnummer: 448
A Conair Aviation Convair CV-580 Airtanker ("Tanker 48") was destroyed when it crashed near Lytton, BC, Canada. Both crew members were killed in the accident. The airplane was contracted out to the B.C. Ministry of Forest and Lands as it fought a forest fire near Siwash Road, about 18 kilometres south of Lytton.

» Water bomber crew confirmed killed
» Plane carrying 2 people crashes while battling B.C. fire
» CADORS report number; 2010P1088


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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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