Accident Murphy Rebel C-FTWO, Friday 24 May 2024
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Date:Friday 24 May 2024
Type:Silhouette image of generic RBEL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Murphy Rebel
Registration: C-FTWO
Year of manufacture:2000
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:13 nm SSW of Squamish, BC -   Canada
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Squamish Municipal Airport (CYSE), BC
Destination airport:Courtenay Airpark (CAH3), BC
Investigating agency: TSB
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
A privately registered amateur built Murphy Rebel departed Squamish Municipal Airport (CYSE), BC, on a recreational flight under visual flight rules to Courtenay Airpark (CAH3), BC, with the pilot and 1 passenger on board. At approximately 1721 PDT the aircraft struck terrain 13 NM south southwest of CYSE. The pilot and passenger were fatally injured. The aircraft ELT activated, along with an automatic cellphone emergency notification system. The aircraft was destroyed.
There was a post-crash fire, with minimal damage to the environment.


Revision history:

25-May-2024 21:47 vasilf Added
26-May-2024 05:55 ASN Updated [Total fatalities]
31-May-2024 19:24 zygoat Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
21-Jun-2024 18:56 ASN Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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