The military is searching for a plane missing in the Northwest Territories with two people on board.
RCMP say contact was lost with the aircraft at 9 a.m. near Wha ti about 160 kilometres northwest of Yellowknife.
Weather conditions in the area are poor.
The military says a CC-130 Hercules is en route to the area from Winnipeg and two other aircraft are helping in the search.
Members of a Canadian Ranger Patrol Group are preparing to go to the aircraft’s last known position.
Details on the type of aircraft that is missing and the airline were not released.