September 14, 2022

Incident at ST-MATHIEU-DE-BELOEIL QC (CSB3)

Information request (INREQ) phase reached by an A.L.M. par avion Cessna 172N (C-GXIZ) on a VFR flight from St-Mathieu-de-Beloeil, QC (CSB3) to St-Mathieu-de-Beloeil, QC (CSB3). Aircraft located at CSB3. The pilot had forgotten to close the flight plan (FP).

September 11, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An American, corporately registered Lancair LC41-550FG (N240AF) flew transborder from Newport, VT (KEFK) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau Intl, QC (CYUL) without a flight plan.

September 12, 2022

Incident at GASPÉ / MICHEL-POULIOT QC (CYGP)

A Les Levés Aeroscan inc. Piper PA-31 (C-GMHZ/SCANER3) that was following a VFR flight plan (FP) from Gaspé/Michel-Pouliot, QC (CYGP) to Gaspé/Michel-Pouliot, QC (CYGP) on final for Runway 10 pulled up because it was too high on final.

September 9, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An American, corporately registered Bell 429 (N535TM) on a transborder flight from Burlington, VT (KBTV) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) landed at CYUL without an active flight plan. Impact: no search and rescue (SAR) procedures were undertaken.

Incident at 4657N / 07830W

The flight plan (FP) route filed for an American. corporately registered Socata TBM 700 (N950KK) from Oakland County, MI (KPTK) to Goose Bay, NL (CYYR) crossed CYR665 ("MT DCT EXPOS"). The aircraft was rerouted around these zones. No impact on operations.

September 10, 2022

Incident at QUEBEC FIC / FIC DE QUÉBEC

Flight plan for a Smiths Falls Flying Club Cessna 172M (C-GPTW) from Smiths Falls-Montague, ON (Russ Beach) (CYSH) to Smiths Falls-Montague, ON (Russ Beach) (CYSH) was prematurely closed.

September 8, 2022

Incident at LACHUTE QC (CSE4)

The alerting service was activated for a privately registered Piper PA-28-14 from Lachute, QC (CSE4) to Lachute, QC (CSE4) that had reached the information request (INREQ) stage. The aircraft was located at its destination.

Incident at QUEBEC FIC / FIC DE QUÉBEC

The flight (FP) for a Sasair Inc. Cessna 172M (C-GLFQ) from Québec/Jean-Lesage, QC (CYQB) to Québec/Jean-Lesage, QC (CYQB) was prematurely closed. No impact on operations.

September 3, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / ST-HUBERT QC (CYHU)

Flight plan (FP) "CYHU-CZBM-CYHU" for an Aéroclub de Montréal Inc. Cessna 150L (C-FBOF) from Montréal/St-Hubert, QC (CYHU) to Montréal/St-Hubert, QC (CYHU) had an erroneous estimated time of departure (ETD). No impact on operations.

Incident at Casey, QC (CSQ4)

A 648269 NB Inc. Eurocopter EC120B (C-GRML), on a flight from Casey, QC (CSQ4), reached the information request (INREQ) phase. A communications search for the aircraft was begun. The INREQ phase was in progress when confirmation that the aircraft was on the ground was received. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton notified. No impact on operations.

August 29, 2022

Incident at QUEBEC FIC / FIC DE QUÉBEC (ATM - inaccurate aeronautical information)

Satellite imagery unavailable from 1600Z in the Collaborative Flight Planning Services (CFPS) system. The technology operations coordinator (TOC) was notified. Satellite imagery available again from 1800Z.

September 2, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / ST-HUBERT QC (CYHU)

After receiving and reading back standard instrument departure (SID) CYHU7, an American, corporately registered Cessna 421C (N459DM) from Montréal/St-Hubert, QC (CYHU) to Burlington, VT (KBTV) was observed turning left earlier than planned, when the SID calls for a climb following the runway centerline. No impact on operations.

August 20, 2022

Incident at OTTAWA / CARP ON (CYRP)

A privately registered Cessna 172P from, Ottawa/Carp, ON (CYRP) to Ottawa/Carp, ON (CYRP) had a estimated time of arrival (ETA) of 0340Z. Information request (INREQ) phase initiated at 0440Z. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton notified. The pilot called back to confirm that they were safely on the ground. Flight plan (FP) closed at 0453Z.

August 31, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL) (Communication navigation surveillance/air traffic system)

A Jazz de Havilland DHC-8-402 (C-GGNW/JZA7981) from Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Rouyn-Noranda, QC (CYUY) was observed off the flight plan route and, when questioned, JZA7981 advised air traffic control (ATC) that they were given radar vectors on clearance. Route was changed by the terminal control unit (TCU); no impact on operations.

August 17, 2022

Incident at QUEBEC FIC / FIC DE QUÉBEC

Information request (INREQ) made for a Détection Radex Inc. Cessna TR182 (C-GOAL) from Puvirnituq, QC (CYPX) to Kinngait, NU (CYTE). A Canadian North aircraft (AKT873) relayed a message saying that C-GOAL had been unable to land at CYTE and had diverted to Ivujivik, QC (CYIK). Search ended; flight plan still active.

August 24, 2022

Incident at 5806N / 06544W

An automatic dependent surveillance – contract (ADS-C) report indicated that a Turkish Airlines Boeing 777-300 (TCJJG/THY17W) from Istanbul, Turkey (LTFM) to Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) was not following flight plan route YVO IMEBA IMEBA7. The report indicated that the aircraft was instead following YVO LETAK. No impact on operations.

August 14, 2022

Incident at QUÉBEC / JEAN LESAGE INTL QC (CYQB)

An École d’Aviation Rouyn-Noranda Inc. Cessna 152 (C-GFOW) from Québec/Jean-Lesage, QC (CYQB) to Québec/Jean-Lesage, QC (CYQB) landed at CYQB. No flight plan was found. No operational impact.

August 19, 2022

Incident at LACHUTE QC (CSE4)

A privately registered Mooney M20E on a transborder VFR flight from Portsmouth, NH (KPSM) to Lachute, QC (CSE4) called to close its VFR flight plan; however, the plan was not active.

August 16, 2022

Incident at PORT-MENIER QC (CYPN) (ATM - inaccurate aeronautical information)

A NOTAM with an incorrect end date was issued. The Port-Menier, QC (CYPN) airport manager (APM) stated that the work was finished earlier than planned. No impact on operations.

August 6, 2022

Incident at QUEBEC FIC / FIC DE QUÉBEC (Communication navigation surveillance/air traffic system, Flight plan – activation)

Information request (INREQ) stage reached for an American, privately registered Piper PA-28-151 on a transborder flight from Massena, NY (KMSS) to Cornwall, ON (CYCC). U.S.A. activated the wrong flight plan (FP). They activated the previous flight, which was actually entirely in U.S. airspace. FP closed.

August 11, 2022

Incident at KANAWATA AÉROPARC QC (CSJ2)

A search was performed to locate an American, corporately registered Cessna A185F (N519MQ) on a flight from Montréal/Mirabel, QC (CYMX) to Kanawata Air Park, QC (CSJ2), with an estimated time of arrival (ETA) of 1913Z. The aircraft was located by the Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton at 0203Z. The pilot had forgotten to close the flight plan. JRCC Trenton and the Aviation Operations Centre (AOC) were notified.

August 14, 2022

Incident at BROMONT QC (CZBM)

The information request (INREQ) phase of a communications search was commenced for a foreign-registered Cirrus SR22 (LVGDF) from Bromont, QC (CZBM) to Bromont, QC (CZBM). The aircraft was located at CZBM at 1531Z. No impact on operations.

August 13, 2022

Incident at HAVRE ST-PIERRE QC (CYGV)

A communications search was initiated for a Hélicoptères Canadiens Aerospatiale AS 350 B-2 (C-GDKD) on a VFR flight from Havre-St-Pierre, QC (CYGV) to Havre-St-Pierre, QC (CYGV). The aircraft was found on the ground at CYGV at 0652Z. No impact on operations.

August 6, 2022

Incident at QUEBEC FIC / FIC DE QUÉBEC

A 9929711 Canada Inc. Bell 427 (C-GVCN) on a transborder flight from Burlington, VT (KBTV) to Cornwall, ON (CYCC) did not activate its flight plan when departing from KBTV.

August 11, 2022

Incident at KESKA intersection

When taking off, a Skywest Airlines Bombardier CL-600-2B19 (SKW5685) from Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Chicago/O’Hare, IL (KORD) was following a different flight plan than the one known by the air traffic control (ATC) unit. SKW5684 was flying "CYUL KESKA KANUR" whereas the route known by ATC was "CYUL KESKA SAVEX KANUR." No impact.

August 5, 2022

Incident at ST-GEORGES QC (CYSG)

An Aviation SSG Inc. Cessna 206H (C-GTMQ) was on a VFR transborder flight from Ticonderoga, NY (K4B6) to St-Georges, QC (CYSG). The flight plan proposed was received, but it had not been activated. Unknown impact on operations.

August 3, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / ST-HUBERT QC (CYHU)

An American, privately registered Mooney M20M conducted a transborder flight from Burlington, VT (KBTV) to Montréal/St-Hubert, QC (CYHU) without an active flight plan. No impact on operations.

July 31, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / ST-HUBERT QC (CYHU)

Typographical error regarding the flight plan (FP) destination for a privately registered Piper PA-28RT-201T from Montréal/St-Hubert, QC (CYHU) to Orillia Rama, ON (CNJ4) airport: the destination was CNJ4, but the destination filed in the FP was Assiniboia, SK (CJN4).

August 3, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL) (ATM - inaccurate aeronautical information)

A NOTAM review request regarding Taxiway J at Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) was not issued by the Québec flight information centre (FIC). The NOTAM that was planned for the closure of Taxiway J at 2230Z was moved ahead to 2030Z without any changes. (Duplicate record AOR 289465-V2 deleted after information merge)

August 1, 2022

Incident at QUÉBEC / JEAN LESAGE INTL QC (CYQB)

The wrong flight plan (FP) was cancelled following a cancellation, and a new flight plan (FP) was filed on the Internet by the pilot of a Canadian Helicopters Sikorsky S-76D (C-FLFD) from Québec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB) to Sagard, QC (Heli) (CSG9). No FP was filed upon the departure of C-FLFD. There was therefore no alerting service on departure.

August 3, 2022

Incident at 4928N / 06749W

A NLG Air Inc. Beech B300 (C-FKKH) from Goose Bay, NL (CYYR) to Hamilton, ON (CYHM) was off course due to an error of flight plan entered in the flight management system (FMS).

July 27, 2022

Incident at 9NM S ST-JEAN QC (CYJN)

Alerting service activated at 2123Z for a privately registered American Aviation AA-5A on a flight from Havre-St-Pierre, QC (CYGV). Arrival at the destination was confirmed at 2132Z.

July 25, 2022

Incident at QUEBEC FIC / FIC DE QUÉBEC (Communication navigation surveillance/air traffic system, Flight plan – activation)

The wrong flight plan was activated for an Air Inuit De Havilland DHC-8-102 (C-FDAO/AIE859) from Éléonore, QC (CEL8) to Wemindji, QC (CYNC).

July 22, 2022

Incident at SALABERRY DE VALLEYFIELD QC (CSD3)

A 514744 Ontario Limited Spectrum Airways Cessna 172N (C-GZWK) from Saint-Mathieu-de-Beloeil, QC (CSB3) to Salaberry de Valleyfield, QC (CSD3) entered the information request (INREQ) phase. During the search, the pilot called to close the flight plan.

Incident at 75NM S INUKJUAK QC (CYPH)

An Air Inuit de Havilland DHC-8-314 (AIE803) from Inukjuak, QC (CYPH) to Kuujjuarapik, QC (CYGW) was observed at FL186 without clearance and without activating its flight plan. No impact on operations.

July 24, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

An American, corporately registered Lancair LC40-550FG (N240AF) flew transborder from Hancock, ME (KBHB) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) without a flight plan.

July 8, 2022

Incident at QUEBEC FIC / FIC DE QUÉBEC

There was an airspeed error on two IFR flight plans for an aircraft operated by Keewatin Air (KEW502).

Incident at In the vicinity of: SHERBROOKE QC (CYSC) (Communication navigation surveillance/air traffic system)

The Granby RQ sector controller closed the flight plan (FP) of an American, privately registered Cessna 208 on a transborder flight from Bangor, ME (KBGR) to Sherbrooke, QC (CYSC). No active flight plan between KBGR and CYSC.

July 23, 2022

Incident at ST-GEORGES QC (CYSG)

An Aviation CMP Inc. Eurocopter EC-130 B4 (C-FKNG) filed a transborder flight plan from Portland, ME (KPWM) to St-Georges, QC (CYSG); however, the plan was not activated. Impact: no alerting service.

July 15, 2022

Incident at CHARLEVOIX QC (CYML)

An American, corporately registered Cessna 525B (N86CJ) on a flight from Quebec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB) to Charlevoix, QC (CYML) had an estimated time of arrival of 1705Z and went into the information request (INREQ) stage. Flight plan closed at 1814Z, followed by a transborder IFR flight from Charlevoix, QC (CYML) to Norfolk, NE (KOFK).

June 28, 2022

Incident at QUEBEC FIC / FIC DE QUÉBEC

Loss of alerting service for an American, corporately registered Cessna A185F (N61471) on a VFR transborder flight from Newton Field/Jackman, ME (K59B) to Québec/Jean-Lesage, QC (CYQB). No impact on operations.

July 8, 2022

Incident at MONTRÉAL / ST-HUBERT QC (CYHU)

A 9439-9458 Québec Inc. Robinson R44 (C-GDTE) flew transborder from Portland Jetport, ME (KPWM) to Montréal/St-Hubert, QC (CYHU) without a flight plan.

July 2, 2022

Incident at LACHUTE QC (CSE4)

A privately registered Mooney M20E on a transborder flight from Burlington, VT (KBTV) to LaChute, QC (CSE4) flew without a flight plan.

June 28, 2022

Incident at MATAGAMI QC (CYNM)

A destination error occurred for a Mag Canada Aero Commander 500S (C-GETJ) on a VFR flight plan departing from Montreal/St-Hubert, QC (CYHU).

June 22, 2022

Incident at ST-JEAN QC (CYJN)

A privately registered American Aviation AA-5A from North Bay, ON (CYYB) to St-Jean, QC (CYJN) entered the information request (INREQ) phase. Arrival message received; flight plan closed.

June 16, 2022

Incident at ST-JEAN QC (CYJN)

A Delastek Inc. Bell 505 (C-FDKL) landed at St-Jean, QC (CYJN) without its transborder VFR flight plan, from Burlington, VT (KBTV) being activated. The original destination was Montreal/St-Hubert, QC (CYHU) but the aircraft landed at CYJN due to thunderstorms.

June 14, 2022

Incident at SEPT-ÎLES QC (CYZV)

The final destination on the flight plan (FP) for a Hélicoptères Panorama Ltd. Aerospatiale AS 350 B4 (C-GOHP) was Baie-Comeau, QC (CYBC) but the pilot was proceeding to Sept-Îles, QC (CYZV). No impact on the operation.

June 10, 2022

Incident at In the vicinity of: MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

A Kruger Inc. Bell 427 (C-GGCH) from Burlington, VT (KBTV) to Montréal/Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, QC (CYUL) was on a transborder VFR flight without a flight plan from KBTV (1555Z) to CYUL (1637Z). No impact on operations.

May 26, 2022

Incident at QUEBEC FIC / FIC DE QUÉBEC (Communication navigation surveillance/air traffic system, Flight plan – activation)

A Loganair Bell 407 (LOGC409) from Ottawa/Macdonald-Cartier, ON (CYOW) to Kingston, ON (CYGK) changed its departure time on an active flight plan (FP) while it was between two "area of responsibility" (AOR) units. Aeronautical fixed telecommunications network (AFTN) messages had been exchanged (Quebec(YQB) and London (YXU) flight information centres (FICs)) on the Flight Service Station Information Management System (FIMS). The FP was inadvertently cancelled while in a proposed state. LOG409 took off from CYOW and no VFR flight plan was activated. Subsequently, the FP was reactivated and alerting services were reinstated until the end of the flight.

June 8, 2022

Incident at LACHUTE QC (CSE4)

A search was undertaken for a privately registered Diamond DA 20-A1 on a flight from Sherbrooke, QC (CYSC) to Lachute, QC (CSE4). The aircraft was located safe and sound on the ground at CSE4.

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