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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 228651
Last updated: 15 April 2020
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Date:31-AUG-2019
Time:12:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic CJ6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Nanchang CJ-6A
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: C-FTGZ
C/n / msn: 1532014
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:east of Smith, about 60km east of Slave Lake, AB -   Canada
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Two aerobatic aircraft were flying acrobatic maneuvers during the Smith Hondo Fall Fair when one aircraft, a Nanchang CJ-6A, disappeared and impacted terrain under unknown circumstances east of Smith, about 60km east of Slave Lake Alberta.
The aircraft was destroyed and the sole pilot onboard received fatal injures.

Slave Lake RCMP are asking members of the public to contact them if they have video of the noon air show. The detachment can be reached at 780-849-3999 and Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Sources:

https://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/one-person-dead-after-plane-crashes-during-performance-at-alberta-air-show-1.4573572
https://www.660citynews.com/2019/08/31/plane-crash-in-northern-alberta-leaves-one-dead/
https://globalnews.ca/news/5841330/pilot-killed-alberta-air-show/
https://edmonton.ctvnews.ca/pilot-killed-after-plane-at-alta-town-fall-fair-crashes-1.4573529
https://wwwapps.tc.gc.ca/saf-sec-sur/2/ccarcs-riacc/ADet.aspx?id=24853&rfr=RchSimp.aspx

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Sep-2019 00:00 Captain Adam Added
01-Sep-2019 00:31 RobertMB Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]
01-Sep-2019 03:06 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
01-Sep-2019 11:00 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Narrative]

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