Aviation media advisory 2011

TSB deploys team to investigate an air accident near Kapuskasing, Ontario

(Gatineau, Quebec, November 2, 2011) - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) has deployed a team to the site of an air accident involving a Bell 206L, owned by Sunrise Helicopters Inc., that crashed 15 miles south of Kapuskasing, ON. The TSB will be assessing the occurrence and will provide more details later.

The TSB is an independent agency that investigates marine, pipeline, railway and aviation transportation occurrences. Its sole aim is the advancement of transportation safety. It is not the function of the Board to assign fault or determine civil or criminal liability.

For more information, contact:
Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Media Relations
Telephone: 819-994-8053
Email: media@tsb.gc.ca