A media conference discussing the circumstances of the Bell 206B Jetranger Helicopter that crashed while undertaking water bombing operations during the Canberra Bush Fires of January 2003 will be held at 11.00 am today.

Who: Mr Alan Stray (Deputy Director, Air Safety Investigation)
When: 16 December 2003 (1100 ESuT)
Where: ATSB Headquarters (15 Mort Street, Canberra City)

The report will then be available on the website www.atsb.gov.au.

Note: Media are requested to assemble in the foyer at 15 Mort Street 15 minutes prior to the conference, from where they will be escorted to the conference venue.

Media contact: 1800 020 616
Last update 01 April 2011