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Accident
Last updated: 18 October 2017
Status:Offizieller Zwischenbericht
Datum:Donnerstag 13 Oktober 2016
Zeit:21:40
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic C500 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 500 Citation I
Fluggesellschaft:Norjet
Kennzeichen: C-GTNG
Werknummer: 500-0169
Baujahr: 1974
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada JT15D-1A
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 1 / Insassen: 1
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 3
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 4 / Insassen: 4
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:11 km (6.9 Meilen) N of Kelowna Airport, BC (YLW) (   Kanada)
Flugphase: Anfangssteigflug (ICL)
Betriebsart:Unbekannt
Flug von:Kelowna Airport, BC (YLW/CYLW), Kanada
Flug nach:Calgary/Springbank Airport, AB (CYBW), Kanada
Unfallbericht:
A Cessna 500 Citation I jet has impacted terrain shortly after takeoff from Kelowna Airport, Canada. All four occupants died in the crash.
About 21:32 the aircraft took off from runway 34 and turned to a north-northeasterly heading until radar contact was lost while the aircraft was climbing through 8600 feet.
The last data point recorded by flight tracking website Flightaware.com shows the aircraft at 4800 feet, descending at a rate of -2200 ft /min to the east of Winfield, BC. The air?craft was destroyed from high deceleration forces after a vertical descent.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: TSB Canada
Status: Investigation ongoing
Accident number: A16P0186

Informationsquelle:
» CBC
» Flightaware.com
» Cadors Number: 2016P1852
» TSB

METAR Weather report:
04:16 UTC / 21:16 local time:
CYLW 140416Z AUTO 35006KT 9SM -RA SCT006 07/06 A2947 RMK SLP992

04:33 UTC / 21:33 local time:
CYLW 140433Z AUTO 01006KT 9SM -RA SCT006 BKN020 07/06 A2946 RMK PRESFR SLP985

04:35 UTC / 21:35 local time:
CYLW 140435Z AUTO 01005KT 9SM -RA BKN006 BKN020 07/06 A2945 RMK PRESFR SLP983
Wind 010 at 5 knots; visibility 9 miles in rain; broken clouds at 600 feet, broken clouds at 2000 feet, temperature +7°C; dew point +6°C;

04:37 UTC / 21:37 local time:
CYLW 140437Z AUTO 01006KT 9SM -RA BKN008 BKN020 07/06 A2945 RMK PRESFR SLP983


Fotos

photo of Cessna 500 Citation I C-GTNG
Overview of wreckage showing the starboard engine nacelle
photo of Cessna 500 Citation I C-GTNG
Overview of wreckage showing landing gear
photo of Cessna 500 Citation I C-GTNG
Overview of wreckage showing fuselage and one of the wings
photo of Cessna 500 Citation I C-GTNG
Overview of wreckage showing fuselage and one of the wings
photo of Cessna 500 Citation I C-GTNG
Photo taken just hours before departure on accident flight
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Map
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Kelowna Airport, BC to Calgary/Springbank Airport, AB as the crow flies is 373 km (233 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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