Deployment notice

TSB deploying a team of investigators to the site of a collision on the runway between 2 aircraft in Welland, Ontario

Richmond Hill, Ontario, 6 October 2016 - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) will deploy a team of investigators tomorrow following today’s collision on the runway between a Pilatus PC-12 and an ultralight aircraft at the Welland, Ontario airport. The TSB will gather information and assess the occurrence.


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