North Star Air Statement on Accident in Sachigo Lake

Cargo North Basler Bt-67 - From the outside it looks like a DC-3 but inside it is modern, fast and comfortable
Cargo North Basler Bt-67 - From the outside it looks like a DC-3 but inside it is modern, fast and comfortable

THUNDER BAY – North Star Air is reporting that one of the company’s Basler BT-67 cargo aircraft was involved in an accident near Sachigo Lake, Ontario.

The accident happened at approximately 9:10 am local time on December 3, 2019.

There were no passengers onboard the aircraft and both flight crew members sustained no injuries.

North Star Air activated their Emergency Response Plan. The Transportation Safety Board and Transport Canada have been notified and will be leading the investigation in determining the cause. North Star Air will be cooperating fully with their investigation.