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TSB is investigating an accident at Sanikiluaq Airport in Nunavut

Gatineau, Quebec, 23 December 2012 — The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is investigating an accident involving Perimeter Aviation's Fairchild Metro 3 C-GFWX, chartered to Keewatin Air, that occurred on 22 December 2012 at Sanikiluaq Airport in Nunavut.

Follow us on Twitter @TSBCanada to see a photo of the wreckage.

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