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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 176302
Last updated: 28 November 2021
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Date:22-MAY-2015
Time:16:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT8T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Air Tractor AT-802A
Owner/operator:Conair Aerial Firefighting
Registration: C-FDHV
MSN: 802A-0348
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:40km N of Canadian Forces Base Cold Lake (CYOD), AB -   Canada
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Fire fighting
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft impacted terrain near north of Canadian Forces Base Cold Lake (CYOD), Cold Lake, AB. Crews were fighting an out-of-control 300 ha wildfire in the area, in the vicinity of Burnt Lake, near the CFB Cold Lake’s weapons range and an Imperial Oil facility.

Sources:

https://globalnews.ca/news/2013456/small-forest-fighting-plane-crashes-in-near-cold-lake/
https://www.facebook.com/AlbertaWildfireInfo
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/plane-crashes-east-of-lac-la-biche-alberta-1.3085061
http://calgarysun.com/2015/05/23/pilot-dead-after-water-bomber-battling-wildfire-near-cold-lake-crashes-friday-afternoon/wcm/67db51c8-fd52-4b70-9280-5a9567f3633b
http://conair.ca/conair_fleet/air-tractor-at-802
http://fireaviation.com/2015/05/23/pilot-killed-in-alberta-air-tanker-crash/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-May-2015 05:24 Geno Added
23-May-2015 15:20 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]
23-May-2015 15:41 Geno Updated [Time, Source]
24-May-2015 11:36 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
24-May-2015 15:30 Aerossurance Updated [Location]
27-May-2015 07:23 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration]
27-May-2015 10:51 Anon. Updated [Cn]

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