Accident at Snowdrift, N.W.T.

Summary

1996-01-22: Two helicopters were overdue at Yellowknife on their Flight Notification. A company pilot from Yellowknife flew search route and found the burned wreckage of two helicopters in close proximity to Snowdrift. 2 crew and 2 passengers. No survivors. TSB is enroute to the crash site.

Details


CADORS Number 1995W0341
Occurrence Type Accident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-09-20 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 4
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Northwest Territories, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, Snowdrift, N.W.T.
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Helicopter
 Silhouette image of Helicopter
Canadian Registration GTZM | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Accident
Owner CANADIAN HELICOPTERS LIMITED (CANADIAN HELICOPTERS WESTERN)
Operator CANADIAN HELICOPTERS LIMITED/ HELICOPTERES CANADIENS LIMITEE Commercial
Make HUGHES
Model 369D
Year Built 1979
Engine Type Turbo shaft
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 4
Injuries 0
Events Collision midair

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