Transportation Safety Board of Canada

Transportation Safety Board of Canada

July 07, 2008 08:26 ET

Media Advisory: The Transportation Safety Board of Canada Identifies Safety Risk When See-and-Avoid is the Sole Defence Against Mid-Air Collision

GATINEAU, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - July 7, 2008) - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) will release, on July 9, 2008, its final investigation report (A06O0206) into the August 04, 2006, mid-air collision west of Caledon, Ontario. The Regional Manager of Air Investigations will be available to provide investigation details and speak with media representatives.



WHO: Don Enns, Regional Manager of Air Investigations,
Ontario Regional Office

WHEN: Wednesday, July 9th, 2008, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Eastern
Daylight Time

WHERE: Metropolitan Hotel Toronto
108 Chestnut Street
Toronto, Ontario
M5G 1R3


The final report, animation and photos will be posted, at the same time, on the TSB website at www.tsb.gc.ca.

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.

Contact Information

  • Transportation Safety Board of Canada
    John Cottreau
    Senior Media Relations Advisor
    613-292-4146 (cell)
    or
    Transportation Safety Board of Canada
    Julie Leroux
    Media Relations Specialist
    Cellular: 613-290-9875
    or
    For queries related to this incident after July 9, 2008
    Media Relations - Transportation Safety Board of Canada
    819-994-8053