Language selection

News release

Associated links (A20P0080)

Investigation report: August 2020 collision with terrain of a helicopter northwest of Stewart, British Columbia

Richmond, British Columbia, 9 March 2021 - Today, the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) released its investigation report (A20P0080) into the 17 August 2020 collision with terrain of an Airbus Helicopters AS 350 B2 helicopter northwest of Stewart, British Columbia.

The TSB conducted a limited-scope, fact-gathering investigation into this occurrence to advance transportation safety through greater awareness of potential safety issues.

See the investigation page for more information.


The TSB is an independent agency that investigates air, marine, pipeline, and rail 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