Defence officials provide update on CAF helicopter crash – April 30, 2020

Defence officials provide update on CAF helicopter crash – April 30, 2020



In Halifax, Rear-Admiral Craig Baines, commander of Maritime command component, and Colonel James Hawthorne, 12 Wing Shearwater wing commander, provide a timeline of the April 29 crash involving a Canadian Armed Forces CH-148 Cyclone helicopter during a NATO training exercise off the coast of Greece. The death of one crew member, Sub-Lieutenant Abbigail Cowbrough, has been confirmed. Five other crew members remain missing.