January 11, 2022

Incident at 5048N / 11333W

A WestJet Boeing 737-800 (WJA2383) from Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo, Mexico (MMZH) to Calgary, AB (CYYC) reported a green laser strike in the cockpit, approximately 25NM Southeast (SE) of CYYC. The aircraft landed without incident at 0434Z. Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) notified, no impact to operations.

January 1, 2022

Incident at 1.5NM SE IQALUIT NU (CYFB)

The Flight Service Station (FSS) observed what appeared to be 4 remotely piloted aircraft systems (RPAS) operating approximately 1.5NM SE of Iqaluit, NU (CYFB), in the vicinity of a scheduled fireworks display, from 0453Z to 0500Z. They appeared to reach heights of approximately 500 feet above ground level (AGL). The fireworks display, as per NOTAM, were starting at 0500Z. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) unit and the Montreal Area Control Centre (CZUL) shift manager were advised.

December 1, 2021

Incident at 5NM E MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

A Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) (C-FSUJ/SST373) Cessna 208B from Montréal/St-Hubert, QC (CYHU) to Montréal/St-Hubert, QC (CYHU) reported the smell of smoke in the cockpit and requested to return to CYHU, without declaring an emergency. No operational impact and landed at 2128Z.

October 12, 2021

Incident at 4822N / 06902W

An RCMP Air Services Branch Pilatus PC-12/47E (C-FGMQ/SST107) from Sept-Îles, QC (CYZV) to Québec/Jean-Lesage, QC (CYQB), to FL240, requested a descent due to a loss of cabin pressure. An emergency was not declared.

June 15, 2021

Incident at 34NM MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

Despite having been cleared and correctly re-read to descend to 6,000 feet, an RCMP Air Service Branch Pilatus PC-12 (SST197) from Val-dOr, QC (CYVO) to Montreal/St-Hubert, QC (CYHU) continued its descent to 5,000 feet before the intervention of an air traffic controller (ATC). No impact.

February 10, 2021

Incident at 11NM E MONTRÉAL / ST-HUBERT QC (CYHU)

An RCMP Air Services Branch Pilatus PC-12 (SST197) from Ottawa/Macdonald-Cartier, ON (CYOW) to Montreal/St-Hubert, QC (CYHU) experienced a loss of communication with air traffic services (ATS). The aircraft eventually contacted the CYHU tower on the tower frequency. Impact: A Cargair Piper PA-23-250 (C-GXIT) on a flight to Montreal/St-Hubert, QC (CYHU) conducted a missed approach. No other impact.

September 5, 2021

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

Aviation Incident Report #17305: A passenger on a WestJet Encore aircraft (WEN3330) from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Kelowna, BC (CYLW) was belligerent and then unconscious in the boarding lounge. Local customer service agents contacted the local airport emergency medical services (EMS). The passenger woke up and walked away. The local Guest Service Manager spoke to the passenger to determine if they were fit to travel. The passenger became aggressive, so police were dispatched and brought the passenger to check-in. The passenger remained belligerent and then passed out. The passenger refused EMS assistance. Police escorted the passenger off the premises. The aircraft was not impacted. The local Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) unit was involved.

September 1, 2021

Incident at Kelowna

Aviation Incident Report #17297 & #17296: A passenger on a WestJet Boeing 737 MAX 8 (C-FNAX) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Kelowna, BC (CYLW) was verbally abusive towards guests and the flight attendants. The passenger was also non-mask compliant. A red card was not issued. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) met the aircraft upon arrival and spoke with the passenger.

December 3, 2021

Incident at Kelowna

A Carson Air Fairchild SA227-AC (C-FAFR/CRN201) from Kelowna, BC (CYLW) to Vancouver Intl, BC (CYVR) reported a green laser strike to the CYVR area control centre (ACC). Location of strike reported. Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), Shift Manager, and CYLW tower advised.

December 5, 2021

Incident at 12NM VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

A Sunwing Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 (C-FMXA/SWG576) from Los Cabos, Mexico (MMSD) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) reported a green laser strike coming from the White Rock Pier. Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) advised. No operational impact.

Incident at 10NM VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

A WestJet Boeing 737-7CT (C-GVWJ/WJA1697) from Los Angeles, CA (KLAX) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) reported a laser strike coming from White Rock Pier. Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) advised. No operational impact.

November 15, 2021

Accident at 15NM NE HOPE BC (CYHE)

A Border City Aviation Ltd. Cessna R182 (C-FBKJ) on a VFR flight from Nanaimo, BC (CYCD) to Glacier Park, MT (KGPI) was not in contact with air traffic control (ATC) and disappeared off the radar approximately 15NM northeast of the Hope, BC non-directional beacon (NDB). Subsequently, an emergency locator transmitter (ELT) went off that was consistent with the aircraft identification.
UPDATE: Aviation Incident Report: At approximately 2350Z, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) National Operation Centre (NOC) received a call from the US Army Air and Marine Operations Center (AMOC) regarding an aircraft that was last seen on their radar 15 miles east of Hope, BC. The aircraft was a Border City Aviation Ltd. Cessna 182 (C-FBKJ) which had departed from Nanaimo, BC (CYCD) and was en route to Glacier Park, MT (KGPI). The aircraft was following the flight plan until it became erratic when it approached bad weather in Central Washington State, which forced the pilot to return across the Canadian border. The aircraft was last seen approximately 15NM east of Hope, BC. Following a conversation between the RCMP NOC, AMOC and the NAV CANADA Operations Centre in Surrey, BC, the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) unit was notified. The emergency locator transmitter (ELT) was activated and a signal was heard. The CAF unit attempted to send a Cormorant, however it was not able to reach the area due to the current weather. The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) was notified and the RCMP Hope detachment was investigating the incident. At 0940Z, the crash site was located. The coordinates are 49 32.96N / 121 07.99W, approximately 18.5NM NE of Hope, BC (CYHE). The fuselage was noticed from the air. Part of the aircraft was observed up in a tree. There had been 2 occupants onboard C-FBKJ. The Search and Rescue (SAR) crew was hoisted on site but the Cormorant had to leave the site to refuel. The Cormorant was unable to return to the crash site due to deteriorating weather. It was arranged for a second helicopter to be sent at first light to the crash site, weather permitting. The SAR technicians later confirmed that the 2 occupants of the aircraft did not survive.

August 12, 2021

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

Aviation Incident Report #17235: A passenger on a WestJet Boeing 737-8CT (C-FUSM) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) was mask non-compliant and was issued a red card. The Captain requested police meet the aircraft on arrival. The Guest Service Manager (GSR) and Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) met the passenger. The passenger needed assistance from gate to arrivals.

June 3, 2021

Incident at Highway 97 North Okanagan, Vernon, BC

Aviation Incident Report: There were multiple reports of a drone entering airspace above a forest fire where BC Wildfire Service was flying air tankers and helicopters. The drone was capturing footage for a news outlet, and the footage is available online. A NOTAM and advisory were in place for the restricted airspace. (Merged information from Drone Incident Reports #19731, #19734, and #19738)
UPDATE: Aviation Incident Report: It was reported that the media flew a remotely piloted aircraft system (RPAS) flew into forest fire restricted airspace (50 24.68N;119 19.3W) before crews arrived. Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) observed the RPAS and reported to the arriving Incident Commander. The Incident Commander checked the area and determined the RPAS was no longer in the area, but did not advise the arriving Air Tanker Group and two Type 2 Helicopters. The aviation resources were shown the news footage and had no awareness that there had been an RPAS on sight. An Aviation Hazard Occurrence was submitted and a rapid safety lesson is being shared. The incident was reported to Transport Canada, including their NOTAM representative and the RPAS Task Team.

June 22, 2021

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

Aviation Incident Report #17153: A WestJet Boeing 737-8CT (C-GKWJ) from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Calgary, AB (CYYC) returned to the gate due to a mask non-compliant passenger threatening the flight crew. The crew did not feel comfortable allowing the passenger to fly. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) were contacted to meet the aircraft. The passenger was offloaded. WestJet Corporation Security advised.

October 25, 2021

Incident at NANAIMO AIRPORT (Security acts, Incursion - manoeuvring area)

An unauthorized pedestrian was seen on Taxiway A, the main apron and the infield. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) unit responded. A Jazz de Havilland DHC-8-402 (C-GJZR/JZA2262) from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Nanaimo, BC (CYCD), on the approach, was held for 5 to 10 minutes.

October 14, 2021

Incident at PENTICTON BC (CYYF) (Other operational incident)

The flight service station (FSS) observed a kite surfer passing back and forth off the approach (APCH) for Runway 34 at Penticton, BC (CYYF). Incident reported to the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP). No impact to operations.

October 16, 2021

Incident at 3NM SW FORT NELSON BC (CYYE)

A privately registered ultralight Rans S-7 Courier from Fort Nelson, BC (CYYE) to Fort Nelson, BC (CYYE) reported a drone operating 3 miles southwest (SW) of CYYE, at 2100ft above ground level (AGL). The site manager, shift manager and local Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) were notified. No impact to operations.

October 6, 2021

Incident at 5222N / 12757W

An American corporately registered Piper PA-46-310P (N357CS) from Port Angeles, WA (KCLM) to Ketchikan, AK (PAKT) declared an emergency at FL190 due to loss of power. A clearance to Bella Bella (Campbell Island), BC (CBBC) was given and the aircraft landed safely at 2222Z. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Victoria and Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) advised.

September 24, 2021

Incident at OLIVER BC (CAU3)

An American corporately registered Bell 212 (N714BH) was on a VFR flight from Oliver, BC (CAU3) to Oroville/Dorothy Scott, WA (K0S7). Leidos Flight Service Station (FSS) initiated an information request (INREQ) at 2204Z. Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) located the aircraft at CAU3. Leidos cancelled INREQ at 2243Z.

September 3, 2021

Accident at Lake Cowichan BC

Lake Cowichan Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) reported a privately registered, amateur-built Zenair CH601 on floats crashed near Lake Cowichan, BC. Officers on scene. The pilot was unhurt and rescued by a boater. No overdue flight plans or information to provide. No operational impact.

September 10, 2021

Incident at 15NM E VERNON BC (CYVK)

A WestJet Boeing 737-8CT (C-FBWI/WJA279) from Calgary, AB (CYYC) to Kelowna, BC (CYLW) reported a green laser attack east of the city of Vernon, BC. The attack lasted about 4 minutes and was from approximately the center of the city of Vernon. The area control centre (ACC) was advised. 911 was advised as well. The pilot will contact the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) with picture taken from cockpit of the approximate location of the laser.

September 14, 2021

Incident at 2NM WHITE ROCK (ABBOTSFORD) BC (WC) NDB

A Skywest Airlines Embraer ERJ 170-200 LR (N107SY/SKW5377) from San Francisco Intl, CA (KSFO) to Vancouver Intl, BC (CYVR) encountered a laser strike originating from approximately 1 mile north of White Rock pier. White Rock Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) advised.

September 10, 2021

Incident at VERNON BC (CYVK)

The pilot of an Okanagan Aviation Academy Cessna 172M (C-GPZD) reported a green laser attack while landing at Vernon, BC (CYVK) at approximately 0430Z. The pilot advised the controller, who was aware of the situation. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) and shift manager were advised. No operational impact.

August 23, 2021

Incident at Kelowna

A Jazz de Havilland DHC-8-402 (C-GIJZ/JZA8420) from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Kelowna, BC (CYLW) was struck by a laser as it descended over West Kelowna, inbound for CYLW. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) were notified immediately.

August 26, 2021

Incident at 139NM Kelowna (CYLW)

A WestJet Encore de Havilland DHC-8-402 (C-GWEJ/WEN3293) from Calgary, AB (CYYC) to Kelowna, BC (CYLW), enroute to CYLW, requested for the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) to meet the flight upon arrival due to an unruly passenger.

August 19, 2021

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

A WestJet Boeing 737-8CT (C-FAWJ/WJA123) from Calgary, AB (CYYC) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) reported seeing a remotely piloted aircraft system (RPAS) while on final for Runway 26R. An Eva Airways Boeing 787-9 (B17882/EVA010) from Taoyuan, Taiwan (RCTP) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) was issued a missed approach to avoid the RPAS hazard. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) unit was advised.

June 24, 2021

Incident at VICTORIA INTL BC (CYYJ)

Aviation Incident Report: At Victoria, BC (CYYJ), at 1955 PDT on June 23, 2021, a remotely piloted aircraft system (RPAS) was located on the air field by the fire hall staff during an inspection of the runway. It was located on Taxiway S. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) unit was notified. There were no owner markings and no Secure Digital (SD) memory card for the RPAS. Serial number: EMAX250C300HV. The RPAS was secured and awaiting further investigation by the RCMP.

August 19, 2021

Incident at KELOWNA (GEN HOSP) BC (Heli) CKH9

An American, corporately registered Cessna T303 (N303AB) from Kelowna, BC (CYLW) to Kelowna, BC (CYLW), departing from CYLW, reported a laser strike in the vicinity of Kelowna (Gen Hosp), BC (Heli) (CKH9). The incident was reported to the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP). No operational impact.

August 16, 2021

Incident at LANGLEY REGIONAL BC (CYNJ)

An RCMP Air Services Branch Cessna T206H (C-FDTM) on a flight to Langley, BC (CYNJ) entered the control zone at 900 feet, southbound. After multiple attempts, contact was established 1NM North of the airport. Traffic was passed to an AAA Aviation Ltd. Cessna 172K (C-GAMN), inbound, who reported the traffic in sight. No operational impact.

August 5, 2021

Incident at In the vicinity of: VANCOUVER / BOUNDARY BAY BC (CZBB)

A Pacific Flying Club Cessna 152 (C-GZYZ) reported either a kite or a possible drone 1/4NM southeast (SE) of CRT, at approximately 1000ft, while inbound to Vancouver/Boundary Bay, BC (CZBB). The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) emergency communications (ECOMM) unit was advised. No operational impact.

Incident at MOGUS intersection

A remotely piloted aircraft system (RPAS) was sighted at 8000ft at waypoint MOGUS by an Air Canada Boeing 737 MAX 8 (ACA223) from Calgary, AB (CYYC) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR). Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) advised. No operational impact.

July 28, 2021

Accident at In the vicinity of: KAMLOOPS BC (CYKA)

The Flight Service Station (FSS) was contacted by officials at Kamloops, BC (CYKA) to enquire about a possible crash of a privately registered Cessna A185F from Kamloops, BC (CYKA) to Vanderhoof, BC (CAU4) on either the river or Kamloops Lake. Initial report was received via the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP). The Area Control Centre (ACC) Shift Manager was advised. No impact on operations.
UPDATE: Aviation Incident Report: At 1620Z (1220 EDT) on July 28, 2021, a privately registered Cessna 185 on floats crashed and flipped while attempting to land on Kamloops lake (N50 43.36, W120 36.18). The pilot, sole occupant, was able to exit the aircraft and swim to shore. The pilot was transported to a local emergency health services unit. Extent of aircraft damage unknown. The Transportation Safety Board has been made aware.

July 18, 2021

Incident at 4917N / 12251W

A Cascadia Airways aircraft (CBF107), on departure from Pitt Meadows, BC (CYPK) and climbing out of 3000 feet, reported a drone at 3200 feet. Approximately 20 minutes later, a privately registered, amateur-built GS1, eastbound at 5000 feet, reported a close call with a drone. A privately registered Cessna 172 on a local flight was able to spot the drone east of Deep Cove and circled around. The drone disappeared when it realized it was spotted. Port Moody police and North Vancouver Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) searched the area between Rocky Point and Deep Cove.

August 1, 2021

Incident at PORT HARDY BC (CYZT) (Incursion - runway - pedestrian)

At Port Hardy, BC (CYZT), a pedestrian was observed walking airside within the runway protected area (RPA) of all the runways around infield one. Relevant parties were notified: Airport, Site Manager, Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), and Shift Manager.

July 18, 2021

Incident at 3NM WSW CAMPBELL RIVER BC (CYBL)

A Capital City Skydiving Cessna 182 (C-FQVL) from Campbell River, BC (CYBL) to Campbell River, BC (CYBL), while climbing through 3500ft above sea level (ASL), reported a medium-large drone approximately 500ft above, 3NM West Southwest (WSW) of CYBL. The pilot did not require an evasive manoeuvre and there was no further impact on operations. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), the Comox Terminal and the Area Control Centre (ACC) Shift Manager were advised.

July 16, 2021

Incident at PRINCE GEORGE BC (CYXS)

At approximately 2345Z, a Flair Airlines Ltd. Boeing 737-8 (C-FLKC/FLE711) from Vancouver, BC (CYVR) to Prince George, BC (CYXS) requested the presence of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) up on arrival at CYXS due to an unruly passenger. The aircraft landed safely at 0024Z. The RCMP, the National Operations Centre (NOC), the Aviation Operations Centre (AVOPS) and the Canadian Air Defence Sector (CADS) were notified. No operational impact.

July 15, 2021

Incident at 3NM WHITE ROCK (ABBOTSFORD) BC (WC) NDB

A privately registered Cessna 150M reported a laser strike. The aircraft orbited the area to provide detailed information on the source. Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) advised. No operational impact.

July 11, 2021

Incident at In the vicinity of: POWELL RIVER BC (CYPW)

The pilot of a Pacific Flying Club Cessna 172S (C-GBUD) from Vancouver/Boundary Bay, BC (CZBB) to Vancouver/Boundary Bay, BC (CZBB) reported a green laser strike out of the east side of Powell River. Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) advised. No operational impact.

July 6, 2021

Incident at 1NM NE KAMLOOPS BC (CYKA)

A Conair Group BAE Systems RJ85 (C-GVFT/FGD566) from Kamloops, BC (CYKA) to Kamloops, BC (CYKA), on the downwind for Runway 09, reported seeing a drone 1NM Northeast (NE) of CYKA, flying at approximately 2400 feet. Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) advised.

July 3, 2021

Incident at Kelowna

A Southern Interior Flight Centre Cessna 172S (C-GSFC) reported a remotely piloted aircraft system (RPAS) just North of the runway, past the blast fence, upon departure from Runway 34 at Kelowna, BC (CYLW). Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) and Shift Manager advised. Both circuit aircraft were instructed to land, as a precaution. Airport staff conducted an inspection and the drone was reported to be gone. Normal operations resumed.

June 18, 2021

Incident at In the vicinity of: VANCOUVER / BOUNDARY BAY BC (CZBB)

The pilot of a Pacific Professional Flight Centre Ltd. Cessna 172N (C-GXRG) reported a remotely piloted aircraft system (RPAS) over the Automall at 1,800ft. The Surrey Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) unit and the area control centre (ACC) shift manager (SM) were notified.

June 10, 2021

Incident at In the vicinity of: VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

A WestJet Boeing 737-700 (WJA161) from Edmonton, AB (CYEG) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR), while inbound, advised the area control centre (ACC) that it had an unruly passenger onboard and required the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) to meet the aircraft at the gate. The ACC Shift Manager, the National Operations Centre (NOC) and the Transport Canada (TC) Aviation Operations Centre (AVOPS) were advised.
UPDATE: Aviation Incident Report #17137: A passenger on a WestJet Boeing 737-7CT (C-GWSO/WJA161) from Edmonton, AB (CYEG) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR) was mask non-compliant. The crew issued a red card. Authorities met the aircraft on arrival into CYVR.

May 22, 2021

Accident at KAMLOOPS BC (CYKA)

An American, privately registered Piper PA-12 crashed upon landing at Kamloops, BC (CYKA). The aircraft was disabled on Runway 09/27. There was 1 soul on board (SOB) and there were no injuries. NAV CANADA, the Federal Aviation Authority (FAA), the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) were notified. (Information from Aviation Incident Report (AIRA) incorporated into narrative summary)
UPDATE: TSB Report #A21P0036: A privately registered Piper PA-12 equipped with amphibious floats, with 1 pilot on board, was conducting a VFR flight from Goldendale, WA (S20) to Merrill Field, AK (PAMR). After completing the leg from Abbotsford, BC (CYXX) to Kamloops, BC (CYKA), the aircraft bounced upon initial contact with the runway surface during the landing. During the second runway contact, as the aircraft was settling, the aircraft began an airframe shimmy, which resulted in a loss of control. The aircraft veered off the centreline and towards the runway edge. As the aircraft approached the grass, the RH main landing gear folded under the fuselage and the aircraft rotated 180 degrees, with the RH wing making contact with the ground. The aircraft came to rest in the grass alongside the runway on its belly. The pilot egressed the aircraft with minor injuries. The aircraft was substantially damaged.

May 28, 2021

Incident at VANCOUVER INTL BC (CYVR)

A WestJet Boeing 737-8CT (C-FWJS/WJA711) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Vancouver, BC (CYVR), after landing on Runway 26R, advised of a remotely piloted aircraft system (RPAS) encounter at 800ft while on the approach. The RPAS was 100ft from the right wing of the aircraft. The RPAS was not observed by air traffic control (ATC). Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) advised. No operational impact.

May 17, 2021

Incident at QUESNEL BC (CYQZ)

At 0014Z, a privately registered Erco 415-C contacted the Williams Lake (YWL) flight service station (FSS) while inbound for Quesnel, BC (CYQZ), but experienced some radio problems. At 0022Z, the aircraft reported on final for CYQZ, and was asked to report when it was off of the runway. The YWL FSS could not re-establish contact with the aircraft, so the station initiated a ground search involving the CYQZ Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) and maintenance staff. At 0055Z, the CYQZ RCMP visually identified the aircraft on the ground. No impact on operations.

May 22, 2021

Incident at CASTLEGAR / WEST KOOTENAY REGIONAL BC (CYCG)

The pilot of a departing C. Morin Aviation (B.C.) Inc. Cessna 172M (C-GOPV) informed the flight service station (FSS) of drone activity 500+ feet above ground level (AGL) and approximately 2 miles off the end of Runway 33. The NAV CANADA manager (NCM) and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) were advised.

May 17, 2021

Incident at In the vicinity of: PORT HARDY BC (CYZT)

An American, corporately registered Cessna M337B (N37566), with an originally filed flight plan from Ketchikan, AK (PAKT) to Snohomish County/Paine Field, WA (KPAE), landed in Port Hardy, BC (CYZT) due to weather. The airport manager (APM) was notified. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) met the aircraft, in coordination with Customs, at 0520Z.

May 3, 2021

Incident at Kelowna

The shift manager (SM) called to advise that the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) wanted to meet an Airsprint Inc. Embraer EMB-545 (C-GASE/ASP846) from Abbotsford, BC (CYXX) to Kelowna, BC (CYLW) upon arrival.

April 29, 2021

Incident at In the vicinity of: PITT MEADOWS BC (CYPK) (Other operational incident)

At approximately 0230Z, an individual called the Pitt Meadows, BC (CYPK) tower frequency to say they were being attacked and needed the police. The controller-on-duty called 911. The person continued transmitting on the tower frequency until approximately 0315Z. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) responded and handled the situation. No operational impact.

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