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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236785
Last updated: 12 October 2020
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Date:06-JUN-2020
Time:c. 13:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172M Skyhawk
Owner/operator:International Flight Centre Inc
Registration: C-FCCV
C/n / msn: 17261135
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Aircraft missing
Location:Fraser River, Maple Ridge, BC -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Vancouver-Boundary Bay Airport, BC (YDT/CZBB)
Destination airport:Vancouver-Boundary Bay Airport, BC (YDT/CZBB)
Narrative:
On 6 June 2020, Cessna 172M (registration C-FCCV), operated by International Flight Centre Inc., was conducting a local training flight from Boundary Bay Airport (CZBB), BC, with 1 student and 1 flight instructor onboard. At 13:12 PDT, the aircraft disappeared from radar over the Fraser River at approximately 11 NM ESE of Pitt Meadows (CYPK), BC. The aircraft was last recorded travelling eastbound at an altitude of 200 feet above water with a ground speed of 80 knots. The aircraft remains missing and the fate of the crew is unknown; the RCMP is leading the search.

Sources:

https://dailyhive.com/vancouver/plane-crash-fraser-river
https://www.citynews1130.com/2020/06/07/reported-plane-crash-fraser-river-linked-overdue-aircraft/
https://bc.ctvnews.ca/mobile/delta-flight-school-confirms-ties-to-missing-plane-as-search-set-to-resume-on-the-fraser-river-1.4974760
TSB

https://wwwapps.tc.gc.ca/saf-sec-sur/2/ccarcs-riacc/RchSimpRes.aspx?cn=%7c%7c&mn=%7c%7c&sn=%7c%7c&on=INTERNATIONAL+FLIGHT+CENTRE+INC%7c&m=%7c%7c

Location


Images:

Photo of C-FCCV courtesy AirHistory.net


Victoria - International (CYYJ / YYJ)
29 April 2019; (c) Tim Martin

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Jun-2020 03:32 Geno Added
08-Jun-2020 06:40 RobertMB Updated [Date, Nature, Source]
09-Jun-2020 01:47 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source]
18-Jul-2020 09:25 harro Updated [Registration, Source]
01-Aug-2020 07:15 harro Updated [Cn, Nature, Departure airport, Narrative]
09-Sep-2020 18:55 Anon. Updated [Location]

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