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Calgary Planes To Attempt Medical Rescue Mission In Antarctica

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.22.2016 | Canada Alberta

It's mid-winter in Antarctica.

Cause Of Fatal Plane Crash Remains A Mystery

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.22.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Investigators have been unable to pin down the cause of a plane crash that killed three Canadians high on an Antarctic mountainside.The men...

LOOK: Plane Crashes In Bad Weather As It Approaches Airport

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.29.2013 | Canada Alberta

Three people on board a small plane escaped serious injury when the aircraft crash-landed while approaching a small Alberta runway, as biting temperat...

Memorial Held In Antarctica For Canadian Crew

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.30.2013 | Canada Alberta

A memorial service has been held in Antarctica to honour three Canadians who died in a plane crash there last week.The men, all employees of Calgary-b...

Voice Recorder From Antarctica Crash Headed To Canada

CBC | Posted 03.30.2013 | Canada Alberta

The cockpit voice recorder from a Twin Otter plane, which crashed in Antarctica last week, is being flown to Canada. The plane was operate...

Community Remembers Antarctica Plane Crash Crew

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.28.2013 | Canada Alberta

The aviation community along with friends and well-wishers remembered the Canadian crew that was missing in Antarctica for several days. The wrecka...

Recovery Efforts On Ice

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.29.2013 | Canada Alberta

Officials have called off efforts to recover the bodies of three Canadians after a plane crash in Antarctica, saying it would be unsafe to further dis...

Canada Investigating Antarctica Crash

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.28.2013 | Canada Alberta

A Canadian plane that crashed in Antarctica appears to have been on course but may have turned too early while flying through a mountain range, says a...

Wreckage Found

CP | Gwen Dambrofsky, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.27.2013 | Canada Alberta

The wreckage of a Twin Otter aircraft missing for several days in Antarctica was found late Friday night and the three-member Canadian crew is believe...

Improving Weather Helps Antarctic Rescue

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.27.2013 | Canada Alberta

Rescue officials have been able to land a Twin Otter aircraft about 50 kilometres away from where another Twin Otter carrying three Canadians is belie...

Search Resumes For Plane Missing In Antarctic

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.27.2013 | Canada Alberta

A break in the weather is giving rescue crews a chance to search for three Canadians who have been missing in Antarctica since Wednesday. The Canad...

Who Are Kenn Borek

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 03.26.2013 | Canada Alberta

Severe weather has forced rescue planes into standby after a Calgary-based aircraft went missing over Antarctica on Wednesday. A ski-equipped Twin...

Family, Friends Anxious For Missing Antarctic Pilot

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.24.2013 | Canada Alberta

Bob Heath, the 'star pilot' of Calgary's go-anywhere airline Kenn Borek, was the man behind the controls of a Canadian plane that disappeared while fl...