Aviation media advisory 2012

News briefing on the Socata TBM 700 fatal crash

Gatineau, Quebec, 9 October 2012 — The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) will hold a news briefing this afternoon at 2 pm, to provide preliminary information on its investigation of the fatal accident involving a Socata TBM 700 aircraft near Calabogie, Ontario on 8 October 2012.

The Investigator-in-Charge will provide preliminary information on the investigation and explain the TSB's investigative process.

When:
9 October 2012 at 2:00 p.m.
Who:
Ewan Tasker, Investigator-in-Charge
Where:
The junction of Tiperrary Camp Trail and Centenial Lake Road (County Road 65)

This event is for media only. Media representatives will need to show their outlet identification.


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