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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 199205
Last updated: 23 February 2019
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Time:c. 19:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic AA5 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
American Aviation AA-5
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:5 NM east of Swift Current, SK (CYYN) -   Canada
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Swift Current, SK (CYYN)
Destination airport:Regina, SK (CYQR)
A privately registered American Aviation AA-5 on a VFR flight from Nelson, BC (CZNL) to Regina, SK (CYQR) crashed approximately east of Swift Current, SK (CYYN) at approximately 0130Z. There were 2 occupants, both reported to have sustained fatal injuries.
A witness, working north of Swift Current, about a half mile away, saw the plane take off from the airport. the plane didn’t seem to be going very fast and the tail was dragging a bit. after several seconds “It tipped off to the right and spiralled to the ground.”



Revision history:

26-Aug-2017 06:17 harro Added
28-Aug-2017 11:27 Iceman 29 Updated [Phase, Source, Narrative]
28-Aug-2017 11:32 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Narrative]

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