Media advisory 2017

TSB will hold a news conference to release its investigation report into the April 2015 in-flight breakup of a Carson Air cargo aircraft near Vancouver, British Columbia

Richmond, British Columbia, 31 October 2017 – The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) will hold a news conference on 2 November 2017 to make public its investigation report (A15P0081) into the 13 April 2015 in-flight breakup of a Carson Air Swearingen Metro II cargo aircraft near Vancouver, British Columbia.

When:
2 November 2017
10:00 a.m. Pacific Time
Who:
Kathy Fox, Chair of the TSB
Jason Kobi, Investigator-in-charge
Jean-Marc Ledoux, Manager, Quebec Region Air Investigations
Where:
Pinnacle Hotel Vancouver Waterfront
Tuscany Room
1133 W Hastings Street
Vancouver, British Columbia

The event will be broadcast live on http://www.ustream.tv/channel/transportation-safety-board-of-canada

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