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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 147951
Last updated: 3 December 2019
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Date:26-AUG-2012
Time:17:46 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172M Skyhawk
Owner/operator:Alta Flights Limited
Registration: C-GRGW
C/n / msn: 17265472
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Crowsnest Pass, 58 NM SW of Calgary (YYC), Alberta -   Canada
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Survey
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
An Edmonton area man has died after his plane crashed in the Crowsnest Pass.
Around 5:45 Sunday afternoon 26 August 2012, RCMP were called to an area just off Highway 22 near Chimney Rock Road close to Chain Lakes Provincial Park where the small downed Cessna was spotted.
Aircraft was operating a pipeline surveillance flight when it was reported overdue.




Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20120831061748/http://www.660news.com:80/news/local/article/395462--fatal-plane-crash-in-the-crowsnest-pass
http://www.sunwestaviation.ca/pipeline_patrol.html Cadors 2012C3754
http://edmontonsun.com/2012/08/27/dead-pilot-from-spruce-grove/wcm/f13607bc-bc4e-4f94-afee-f95b18c769e0

[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.planespotting.net/fleetlist/index.php?airline=Alta%20Flights&aircraft=Cessna%20172]


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Aug-2012 01:55 gerard57 Added
27-Aug-2012 14:47 bizjets101 Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]
27-Aug-2012 15:50 Geno Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Phase, Source]
30-Aug-2014 18:06 Aeossurance Updated [Nature, Narrative]

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