Date & Time: Aug 1, 2018 at 1330 LT
Type of aircraft:
Piper PA-31-310 Navajo
Operator:
Registration:
C-FNCI
Flight Phase:
Flight
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Penticton - Calgary
MSN:
31-8112007
YOM:
1981
Country:
Canada
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
1
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
1
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
The twin engine aircraft departed Penticton Airport on a survey flight to Calgary. En route, in unknown circumstances, it struck the rocky slope of a mountain located in the Rae Glacier, near Kananaskis. Both occupants, a pilot and a technician, were killed.