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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 281054
 
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Date:02-AUG-2022
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic AT8T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Air Tractor AT-802AF Fire Boss
Owner/operator:Conair Aerial Firefighting
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Connell Ridge, near Cranbrook, BC -   Canada
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Fire fighting
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
An Air Tractor AT-802AF Fire Boss suffered an engine failure and made a forced landing in Connell Ridge, near Cranbrook, British Columia.
The pilot was injured and was taken to a hospital.

Sources:

https://www.ohscanada.com/aircraft-experienced-engine-failure-during-operations-near-cranbrook/
https://www.myeastkootenaynow.com/24908/news/skimmer-aircraft-pilot-survives-forced-landing-near-cranbrook/
https://aerialfiremag.com/2022/08/04/seat-aircraft-makes-forced-landing-in-b-c/
https://www.pentictonwesternnews.com/news/skimmer-aircraft-conducts-forced-landing-while-fighting-wildfire-near-cranbrook/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Aug-2022 14:40 gerard57 Added
03-Aug-2022 14:43 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
03-Aug-2022 14:59 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source, Narrative]
06-Aug-2022 07:14 AgOps Updated [Operator, Source]

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