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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 27015
Last updated: 20 September 2018
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Date:28-MAR-1996
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver
Owner/operator:Seair Services
Registration: C-GJZQ
C/n / msn: 207
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:near Capilano Lake, BC -   Canada
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Photo/air-to-air
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A DHC-2 Beaver crashed in a heavily-wooded area a few miles north of Capilano Lake near Cypress provincial park.
The plane was being used to film a made-for-television movie, painted as "N974FC" of "Kachemak Air". An accompanying helicopter witnessed the crash and helped rescuers pinpoint the wreckage.

Sources:

Richmond Review Martin van den Hemel, staff reporter
Air International June 1996, p330


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
30-Jan-2012 01:15 Anon. Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]
30-Jan-2012 01:23 harro Updated [Location, Nature, Narrative]
19-Feb-2014 14:19 TB Updated [Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
11-Oct-2017 16:17 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]

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