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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238781
Last updated: 14 June 2021
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Date:23-OCT-2007
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172B
Owner/operator:Private Ron Boychuk
Registration: C-FMXV
MSN: 17248571
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage:
Location:British Columbia -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Revelstoke, BC (CYCZ)
Destination airport:Qualicum Beach, BC (CXQU)
Narrative:
The aircraft and 61-year-old pilot had stopped at Revelstoke on a flight from Kamloops, BC to Qualicum, BC. The aircraft never arrived at Qualicum. A 12 day search involving up to 17 RCAF and 27 CASARA aircraft flew 580 hours and covered over 30,500 square kilometers. Volunteers also searched remote forestry roads on 4X4 vehicles. The aircraft and pilot have never been found.

Sources:

http://helpfindronboychuk.tripod.com/id14.html
https://army.ca/forums/index.php?topic=67519.0
https://army.ca/forums/index.php?topic=67519.25
http://www.avcanada.ca/forums2/viewtopic.php?t=36189


Revision history:

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29-Jul-2020 06:00 Cosmo Added

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