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Small Plane Crash Near Calgary

Sun Dec 16, 2007 7:21 pm

Pilot dead in small plane crash west of Calgary

A pilot died when a small plane crashed in a hilly part of southwestern Alberta on Saturday afternoon, police said.

The pilot was the lone occupant of the single-engine plane, which crashed at 1 p.m. MT in the east end of the Stoney Indian Reserve in Morley, west of Calgary, the RCMP said. There are no homes in the area, police said.

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...the rest is on the CBC website

http://www.cbc.ca/canada/calgary/story/2007/12/15/plane-alberta.html


Apparently, this plane belonged to Calgary Flying Club, based at Springbank Airport. Does anyone have any more info?
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RE: Small Plane Crash Near Calgary

Sun Dec 16, 2007 8:34 pm

First I've heard of the accident.

It is sad there were no survivor.

RIP, my friend.

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