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Last updated: 24 July 2017
Date:samedi 31 juillet 2010
Type/Sous-type:Silhouette image of generic CVLT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Convair CV-580 Airtanker
Compagnie:Conair Aviation
Immatriculation: C-FKFY
Numéro de série: 129
Année de Fabrication: 1953
Moteurs: 2 Allison 501-D22G
Equipage:victimes: 2 / à bord: 2
Passagers:victimes: 0 / à bord: 0
Total:victimes: 2 / à bord: 2
Dégats de l'appareil: Détruit
Conséquences: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Lieu de l'accident:15 km (9.4 milles) S of Lytton, BC (   Canada)
Phase de vol: En vol (ENR)
Aéroport de départ:Kamloops Airport, BC (YKA/CYKA), Canada
Aéroport de destination:Kamloops Airport, BC (YKA/CYKA), Canada
Numéro de vol: 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.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: TSB Canada
Status: Final
Accident number: A10P0244
Duration of investigation: 1 year and 9 months
Download report: A10P0244

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