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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 23093
Last updated: 20 January 2020
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Date:08-NOV-2001
Time:18:30 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic LAMA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aérospatiale SA 315B Lama
Owner/operator:
Registration: C-GXYM
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:N4953.948 W11605.142 (North of Cranbrook), British Columbia -   Canada
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Pacific Region System Safety reported at 15:40 EST that a fatal aircraft accident took place involving a Dwayne Air (2000) Ltd. SA315B. The helicopter was involved in heli-logging activities at the time. 1 Soul on board, 1 fatality. Incident occurred North of Cranbrook, at Canal Flat. TSB is investigating. 2001/11/13 Update from the TSB: The Eurocopter Lama, C-GXYM, serial # 2634, was involved in helilogging operations near Sawtooth mountain at about 5900 feet. The helicopter was starting to lift a log when it suddenly descended to the ground. The pilot who was the sole occupant was fatally injured. There was no fire. 2006/04/03 UPDATE: TSB Final Report Received

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