ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 23102
Last updated: 23 May 2013
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Narrative:This accident was reported by the Transportation Safety Board with only sketchy information. 2 fatalities. Coordination with RCC indicated that the time of crash was approximately 16:30 pdt. Witnesses reported seeing the wings fold up in flight. 2001/06/11 General Aviation Update from the TSB: The pilot of the ultralight (C-IFSC) and one passenger were flying in the vicinity of the Port Alberni aerodrome. During the flight, the aircraft entered a steep spiraling dive and, on recovery from that manoeuvre, the left wing support structure failed. The aircraft struck the terrain north of the airfield. Both occupants were fatally injured.
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|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 0|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Port Alberni, BC, British Columbia -
|Phase:|| En route|
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