2018-05-15 C-GMAN, a Rockwell Intl Aero Commander 690B aircraft operated by MAG Aerospace Canada, was conducting a Bird Dog operation from Red Lake, ON (CYRL) in support of aerial fire suppression 13 nautical miles South […]
2018-05-18 C-FCJE, a Bombardier DHC-8-102 aircraft operated by Central Mountain Air, was conducting flight GLR758 from Prince George, BC (CYXS) to Vancouver Intl, BC (CYVR). Approximately 24 nm North of Pemberton, BC (CYPS), the flight […]
2018-05-18 C-GKFF, a Convair 580F aircraft operated by Kelowna Flightcraft, was conducting flight KFA579 from Vancouver Intl, BC (CYVR) to Kamloops, BC (CYKA). Shortly after the departure from CYVR, the number 2 engine (Allison 501-D13D, […]
Flight Date: 05/13/2018 Flight School: Glacier Air Flight Instructor: Mohamed Elgredly Comment: I had never felt responsibility quite like that before, it was an experience I will never forget! So much fun!
Flight Date: 05/28/2018 Flight School: Air Richelieu Flight Instructor: Nicolas Fabre Comment:I didn’t want to land! I was having too much of a good time! The weather was perfect!
2018-05-18 C-GOLM, a Cessna U206G aircraft operated by Mackenzie Mountain Aviation, was on a VFR flight from Fort Nelson, BC (CYYE) to Watson Lake, YT (CYQH). While established in cruise at 6500 feet ASL, the […]
2018-05-15 C-FEXH, a Cessna 208B aircraft operated by Morningstar Air Express, was conducting flight MAL7060 from Thunder Bay, ON (CYQT) to Winnipeg/James Armstrong Richardson Intl, MB (CYWG). During the descent from 10 000 feet ASL, […]
2018-05-13 C-GTYM, a privately operated, amphibious float equipped Cessna R172K aircraft, was landing on the Harrison River abeam Sandpiper Golf Course/Rowena’s Inn, BC. After touchdown, the aircraft struck a boat wake which resulted in both […]
2018-05-13 C-FRWI, a Robinson R44 Raven II helicopter operated by Synergy Aviation, had completed the days flying and was enroute to a fuel cache before returning to base. At approximately 1500 feet AGL while at […]
2018-05-13 C-FVGR, a privately owned and maintained Cessna 150GX, had been rented to a pilot for flight training. Prior to departing Langley Regional, BC (CYNJ), the pilot sumped the fuel, and then filled both tanks. […]
A Super Sealane 182 burned at Cooking Lake Airport last Monday. Canadian Aviator Publisher Russ Niles flew with the developer of the aircraft Jim Schwerman to Airventure in 2014.
Construction of Canada’s first commercial spaceport has been put off until later this year as the company behind the venture goes through the government approval process. Maritime Launch Services had hoped to break ground this […]
Authorities are investigating the cause of a fire that destroyed a Super Sealane Cessna 182 on amphib floats at Cooking Lake Airport Monday. The aircraft was flying in the area when the pilot noticed smoke […]
2018-05-17 C-GLBW, a privately registered Cessna 180 aircraft, was enroute from North Battleford, SK (CYQW) to Moosomin/Marshall McLeod Field, SK (CJB5) with the pilot and one passenger on board. As the pilot flared the aircraft […]