Aviation media advisory 2011

Investigation Next Steps: Crash of a Beechcraft King Air 100

(Gatineau, Quebec, October 28, 2011) - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) will hold a news conference today to update on its investigation of the October 27 crash of a Northern Thunderbird Air (NT Air) Beechcraft King Air 100 on a road short of Vancouver International Airport.

The Investigator-in-Charge will explain the TSB’s investigative process, update on the current status of the investigation, and outline next steps.

Friday, October 28, 2011
11:00 am Pacific Time


Transportation Safety Board of Canada Office
3071 No. 5 Road, Unit 4
Richmond, BC
V6X 2T4


Bill Yearwood, Investigator-in-Charge

*Important Note:
Media who are not in attendance but wish to have an interview can schedule one immediately following the news conference by contacting TSB Media Relations at the coordinates below. 

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