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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145603
Last updated: 17 October 2017
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Time:08:50 LT
Type:Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer
Owner/operator:624753 Saskatchewan Ltd.
Registration: C-GFCH
C/n / msn: 786
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:3
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:In mid-air, near St. Brieux Airport - CKK2, Saskatchewan -   Canada
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Regina International Airport - CYQR
Destination airport:La Ronge (Barber Field) Airport - CYVC
Two private planes carrying five people collided in mid-air near St. Brieux, northeast of Saskatoon, killing all five occupants on board.

A Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer, with 2 POB, was flying from Regina International Airport - CYQR, SK, to La Ronge (Barber Field) Airport - CYVC, SK, and collided with a Piper PA-28R-200 Cherokee Arrow II (C-GLAJ, c/n 28R-7435312), with three POB, that was flying from an airstrip near Mossleigh, AB, and approaching St. Brieux Airport - CKK2, SK.

The remains of the Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer were located by a farmer in a swampy area surrounded by trees and a thick, wooded area, and the remains of the Piper PA-28R-200 Cherokee Arrow II were discovered in a wooded swamp about two kilometres east from the other crash site.

Sources: (LA-4-200 C-GFCH aircraft details and photo's)

Revision history:

13-May-2012 01:10 Flightcom Added
13-May-2012 01:11 Updated [Aircraft type]
13-May-2012 01:12 harro Updated [Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Damage]
13-May-2012 04:28 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
13-May-2012 06:23 RobertMB Updated [Source, Narrative]
14-May-2012 04:14 RobertMB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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