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Last updated: 26 October 2016
Fecha:sábado 31 julio 2010
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic CVLT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Convair CV-580 Airtanker
Operador:Conair Aviation
Registración: C-FKFY
Numéro de série: 129
Año de Construcción: 1953
Motores: 2 Allison 501-D22G
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 2
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:15 km (9.4 milles) S of Lytton, BC (   Canadá)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Extinción de Fuego
Aeropuerto de Salida:Kamloops Airport, BC (YKA/CYKA), Canadá
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Kamloops Airport, BC (YKA/CYKA), Canadá
Número de Vuelo: 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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