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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 182688
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Date:23-DEC-2015
Time:c. 15:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic FOX model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Denney Kitfox 4
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: C-FPTY
MSN: 1632
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:NW of Vernon Regional Airport (CYVK), Vernon, BC -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:Vernon Rgnl (YVE/CYVK)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shortly after takeoff the aircraft, an amateur built Van Den Berg Kitfox IV, experienced a loss of engine power and force landed to open brush field terrain northwest of Vernon Regional Airport (CYVK), Vernon, British Columbia. The airplane sustained substantial damage and the two related occupants onboard received minor injuries.

Sources:

https://www.vernonmorningstar.com/news/plane-crashes-near-vernon-airport/
http://www.castanet.net/news/Vernon/154832/OK-after-plane-crash
https://globalnews.ca/news/2419041/engine-failure-causes-emergency-landing-near-vernon-airport/
http://wwwapps.tc.gc.ca/Saf-Sec-Sur/2/CCARCS-RIACC/ADet.aspx?id=24249&rfr=RchSimp.aspx


Revision history:

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24-Dec-2015 07:47 Geno Added

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