Deployment notice

TSB Deploys Team to Investigate Air Accident Near Sundre, Alberta

(Gatineau, Quebec, September 24, 2010) - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) has deployed a team to today's air accident in Sundre, Alberta. TSB Senior Air investigator John Pearson is the Investigator-in-Charge and is leading the team. He is accompanied by another TSB investigator.

On September 24, 2010, at approximately 13:45 local time, a Cirrus SR-22 was involved in an accident.

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