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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 23101
Last updated: 17 October 2021
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Time:20:22 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic C310 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna T310Q
Owner/operator:Air Spray
Registration: C-FGZR
MSN: 310Q-1034
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:33 NM NE of Red Earth Creek, Alberta -   Canada
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
A Cessna 310 Bird Dog, registration C-FGZR,operated by Air Spray, was reported overdue in the Red Earth, AB area on Friday, May 25 during fire-fighting activities. A search ensued and the wreckage was found by ground fire-fighting crews. The 2 occupants were deceased. TSB Edmonton sent 2 investigators to the scene and more details will be available later. 2001/05/29 UPDATE TSB reported that the Cessna 310, serial number 310Q1034, was working as a bird dog aircraft on a forest fire northeast of Red Earth Creek, AB. During a turning maneuver at low altitude, the aircraft descended into the trees and crashed. The pilot and the fire control officer were fatally injured, and the aircraft destroyed by fire.



Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
15-Oct-2020 20:06 BEAVERSPOTTER Updated [Cn]

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