August 6, 2019

Incident at 66.5NM N KUUJJUAQ QC (CYVP) (Other operational incident)

An Air Inuit de Havilland DHC-6-300 (C-GMDC/AIE671-M) from Kangirsuk, QC (CYAS) to Kuujjuaq, QC (CYVP) advised the flight service station (FSS) of a possible "save our souls" (SOS) white light flash signals 5NM West of their track, 66.5NM North of CYVP at 0235Z. Location possibly over large island. The Quebec (YQB) Flight information Centre (FIC) was advised, and the Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was advised.

August 10, 2019

Incident at 4539N / 07119W (ELT)

The loud and clear signal of an emergency locator transmitter (ELT) was heard by several aircraft. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified; source unknown. No impact on operations.

June 1, 2019

Incident at QUEBEC FIC / FIC DE QUÉBEC

A privately registered Cessna A185E, whose departure point and destination are unknown, accidentally activated its emergency locator transmitter (ELT) from June 1, 2019 at 2034Z to June 2, 2019 at 0554Z. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified. No impact on operations.

August 12, 2019

Accident at 4909N / 07922W

Information was received from the Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton. A privately registered Cub J3C-65 crashed near Val-Paradis, QC. The extent of the damage is unknown. There were two people on board: 1 deceased and 1 seriously injured.

August 2, 2019

Incident at 4632N / 07211W (ELT)

The loud and clear signal of an emergency locator transmitter (ELT) was picked up by a Jazz de Havilland DHC-8-301 (C-GKTA/JZA8726) from Montreal/Trudeau, QC (CYUL) to Quebec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB) at 13 000 ft. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified. Source unknown. No impact on operations.

August 8, 2019

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

Multiple aircraft reported emergency locator transmitter (ELT) signals in the vicinity of Montreal/Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl, QC (CYUL). Trenton Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) advised. Accidental activation by a Delco Aviation Cessna 172M (C-FDRQ). Signal turned off at 1300Z.

July 30, 2019

Accident at 48 28 32N 077 02 87W - 7 NE Senneterre QC,

Aviation Incident Report 2019-07-11180: On July 30th 2019, NAV CANADA Montreal ACC received a call from the FAA that they were looking for an overdue aircraft with 1 soul onboard. The aircraft, registration and type unknown at this time departed Oshkosh (KOSH) USA, heading to Danbury (KDXR) NY. The Aircraft deviated North for weather. Last know position is a radar hit that put the aircraft in the vicinity of Val D’Or (CYVO) QC. The joint rescue coordination centre is presently conducting an aerial search. FINAL UPDATE : On August 2nd, the joint rescue coordination centre (JRCC) confirmed the crash site for N3804X 7 NM North East of Senneterre QC. The aircraft was found at 48 28 32N 077 02 87W. The pilot did not survive the crash.

July 23, 2019

Incident at In the vicinity of: ST-HYACINTHE QC (CSU3) (ELT)

The loud and clear signal of an emergency locator transmitter (ELT) was heard in the Saint-Hyacinthe, QC (CSU3) region by 2 aircraft at FL220 and FL240. The signal stopped by itself at 2133Z. CJoint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified.

July 31, 2019

Incident at 51NM NE ROUYN-NORANDA QC (CYUY)

A privately registered Taylormod accidentally activated its emergency locator transmitter (ELT) between 1843Z and 1950Z. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified. No impact on operations.

July 10, 2019

Accident at In the vicinity of: Lac Valtrie, QC

Aviation Incident Report 2019-07-04303: On 11 July 2019, family members reported that a privately registered 9320-2232 Québec Inc. Robinson R44 (C-FJLH) helicopter with two (2) persons on board was overdue on its flight from Parent, QC (CYPP) to Ste-Sophie, QC. The aircrafts last known position was reported at 1600Z (12:00 EDT) on 10 July 2019. Based on the information obtained from the family, the Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) in Trenton established a search radius extending 10 NM on either side of a line between Ste-Sophie, QC and a point roughly 70 NM northwest of Parent (CYPP). A combination of seven (7) military and civilian aircraft were participating in the search. Update: On July 25 2019, Sûreté du Québec discovered a crash site north of Mont-Tremblant Park in Lac Valtrie area. The crew deployed on the ground was able to confirm the aircraft was C-FJLH. They also confirmed that they had found the two deceased occupants. The Transportation Safety Board will go to the site. A Transport Canada Minister’s Observer was appointed.

July 25, 2019

Incident at 25NM LA TUQUE QC NDB (YLQ) (ELT)

At 0010Z, a British Airways Boeing 747-400 (GCIVI/BAW20R) from Chicago/OHare, IL (KORD) to London/Heathrow, United Kingdom (EGLL) picked up the signal of an emergency locator transmitter (ELT) from FL350, 270/025NM from the La Tuque, QC (YLQ) non-directional beacon (NDB), up to 090/20NM from the YLQ NDB, at 0015Z. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified.

July 19, 2019

Incident at 40NM S MONT-JOLI QC (CYYY) (ELT)

An Emergency Locator Transmitter (ELT) signal was reported at 0224Z for 3 minutes. The signal strength was strong, and was heard 40NM South of Mont-Joli, QC (CYYY) at FL350. The Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton notified. No impact to operations.

July 30, 2019

Incident at 156NM LA GRANDE RIVIÈRE QC (CYGL)

En route to Mary River, NU (CMR2) an Air Nunavut Dassault Falcon 20 (BFF20) from Toronto/Lester B. Pearson, ON (CYYZ) to Mary River, NU (CMR2) reported an engine failure and declared an emergency. BFF20 requested to divert to La Grande-Rivière, QC (CYGL). Coordination carried out. BFF20 landed without incident at CYGL at 1358Z. No impact. The National Operations Centre (NOC) and Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified.

July 27, 2019

Accident at 56.6NM N SEPT-ÎLES QC (CYZV)

An American, corporately operated Cirrus SR22 (N699RS) from Wabush, NL (CYWK) to Quebec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB) declared an emergency and requested to divert to Sept-Îles, QC (CYZV). En route to CYZV, the aircraft made an emergency landing using its parachute: 510072N/0670097W. The emergency locator transmitter (ELT) signal went off. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified. Thanks to the help of aircraft in the area, the crash site was located. There was one person on board, who was safe and sound.

July 24, 2019

Incident at 4638N / 07213W (ELT)

A loud and clear emergency locator transmitter (ELT) signal was heard for a minute by an aircraft at FL390. The signal disappeared at 4641N/07201W. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified.

July 25, 2019

Incident at DRUMMONDVILLE QC (CSC3)

A privately registered Piper PA-28RT-201T accidentally activated its emergency locator transmitter (ELT) from 0853Z to 1745Z. The aircraft was on the ground in its hangar. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified. No impact on operations.

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

A loud and clear emergency locator transmitter (ELT) signal was heard by several aircraft flying at various altitudes in Greater Montreal. Source unknown. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified.

July 20, 2019

Incident at SEPT-ÎLES / LAC DES RAPIDES QC (Eau) (CSM8)

The emergency locator transmitter (ELT) of a privately registered Cessna 172M from an unknown location to Sept-Îles/Lac des Rapides, QC (CSM8) was activated, and searches were conducted by the Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton. The crew was contacted, and they were safe and sound. No impact on operations.

July 12, 2019

Incident at 4800N / 07400W (ELT)

Starting at 2015Z, reports of an Emergency locator transmitter (ELT) signal were received from several aircraft near the old Casey airport. The Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was advised of each new report. At 2057Z, JRCC Trenton advised they had found a crashed float plane at 4903N/07444W, no identification available, no other details.

July 19, 2019

Incident at CHICOUTIMI / ST-HONORÉ QC (CYRC)

A privately registered, amateur-built Jacques Larouche Wheeler Express CT, which was on the ground at Chicoutimi/Saint-Honoré, QC (CYRC), accidentally set off its emergency locator transmitter (ELT) between 1910Z and 1923Z. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified. No impact on operations.

July 24, 2019

Incident at 4557N / 07206W (ELT)

A loud and clear emergency locator transmitter (ELT) signal was heard by an MG Aviation Beech G58 (C-GBBA) at 4557N 07206W and at 8 000 ft. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified. No impact on operations.

July 22, 2019

Incident at OTTAWA / GATINEAU QC (CYND) (ELT)

Emergency Locator Transmitter (ELT) signal Heard loud and clear on 121.5 from 2308Z until 2309Z. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton advised.

July 18, 2019

Incident at 40NM W Forestville

A Richcopter Cessna 150M (C-GQHU) from Forestville, QC (CYFE) to Drummondville, QC (CSC3) experienced engine failure and declared MAYDAY. It made an emergency landing without incident at 2152Z on Route 138 between Escoumin and Forestville. There were two people on board; neither was injured. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified. No impact on operations.

Incident at MONTRÉAL / ST-HUBERT QC (CYHU) (ELT)

A loud and clear emergency locator transmitter (ELT) was heard between 1940Z and 2008Z by the Montreal/St-Hubert, QC (CYHU) tower, and there were several reports from aircraft. It seemed to be coming from a plane on the ground at CYHU. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified. No impact on operations.

July 15, 2019

Accident at 4756N / 07335W

A Panorama Helicopteres Bell 205A-1 (C-GHUM) UH1 reported to us that it went to Lac Biron, 475545N0733452W, with gens des assurances to check an aircraft that would have flipped over on the lake over three days before. The aircraft is a private Lake LA-4-200, and there would have been only a pilot on board, who would not have been injured. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton and the ZUL shift manager were notified.

July 14, 2019

Accident at 4548N / 07355W

At 2005Z, the Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton reported to us the accident of an Aviation SB (private company) Eurocopter EC-130 B4 (C-GUHZ) to Ste-Sophie at approximately 1945Z. It was an aircraft returning from a flight up north.
UPDATE: The pilot of a privately registered EC-130 helicopter, C-GUHZ, in search of the missing R44 helicopter (Jul 11) operating in in the area of Parent, QC on route St. Sophie crash landed under unknown circumstances while landing in St Sophie, QC. 4 souls on board, 1 suffered minor injuries. Extent of damage to the aircraft is unknown.

July 12, 2019

Accident at 4903N / 07444W

The Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton informed us that it had discovered that a privately registered de Havilland DHC-2 MK. I from St-Mathias, QC (CSV9) to an unknown destination had crashed into trees around 2030Z on July 12. The aircraft flipped over in the woods south of Lac Boulaine (QC) near Chibougamau. There were 4 people on board, 3 of which are deceased.
UPDATE: CADORS 2019Q2011 (AOR 252121) was a duplicate of this occurrence and was deleted.

July 15, 2019

Accident at 4810N / 07233W

The Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton reported the discovery of a crash. A privately registered Cessna 182L on floats was found at Lac Anthonine. No occupant was found. Ground searches are underway. The Montreal shift manager (GDQ) was notified. At 0744Z, JRCC Trenton said that they found the pilot from the crash. The Montreal shift manager was notified.

July 14, 2019

Incident at 4816N / 07237W (ELT)

Several aircraft heard an emergency locator transmitter (ELT) signal between 1347Z and 1530Z near 4816N07237W. Source unknown. CJoint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified. No impact on operations.

July 15, 2019

Incident at 4814N / 07236W (ELT)

A loud and clear emergency locator transmitter (ELT) signal was heard between 2030Z and 0030Z. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified. No impact on operations.

July 11, 2019

Incident at OTTAWA / GATINEAU QC (CYND) (ELT)

An emergency locator transmitter (ELT) signal was heard on station frequency 121.5 for approximately 30 seconds before ceasing. Source unknown. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified. No impact.

Incident at MONTRÉAL INTL (MIRABEL) QC (CYMX) (ELT)

A loud and clear emergency locator transmitter (ELT) signal was heard on 121.5 and 243 betweeen 1256Z and 1258Z. Source unknown. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified. No impact on operations.

June 27, 2019

Incident at MONTRÉAL INTL (MIRABEL) QC (CYMX)

An emergency locator transmitter (ELT) signal was heard on 243.0 from 1103Z to 1119Z. The area control centre (ACC) was informed. The signal was coming from an aircraft in maintenance. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified. No impact on operations.

July 9, 2019

Incident at ST-JEAN QC (CYJN)

The loud and clear signal of an emergency locator transmitter (ELT) was heard by the Saint-Jean, QC (CYJN) tower between 1320Z and 1329Z. Source: a privately registered Piper PA-28-161 undergoing maintenance. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified. No impact on operations.

June 16, 2019

Accident at St-Jean-Port-Joli QC

Information received from the Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton and from the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB): during takeoff from Saint-Jean-Port-Joli, QC, a privately registered, amateur-built Pitt S2E crashed. The extent of the damage is unknown. Two people were on board, one of which was killed. The status of the second person is unknown.

July 2, 2019

Incident at MONTRÉAL / ST-HUBERT QC (CYHU)

An emergency locator transmitter (ELT) was activated by mistake. The signal was coming from an Expressair Cessna 650 (C-GPOP), which was in its hangar. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified. No impact on operations.

June 11, 2019

Incident at In the vicinity of: BAGOTVILLE QC (CYBG)

Information was received by the Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton. During a water landing, the wing of a privately registered, amateur-built Adventure Plane, whose provenance and destination are unknown, hit the water. The aircraft was lightly damaged. The National Operations Centre (NOC), the Aviation Operations Centre (AVOPS), and the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) were notified.

June 27, 2019

Incident at CHICOUTIMI / ST-HONORÉ QC (CYRC)

The Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton reported hearing an emergency locator transmitter (ELT) signal from a privately registered, amateur built Jaques Larouche Jaques Faure Wheeler Express CT, which was parked on the south ramp. The shift manager was notified.

June 17, 2019

Incident at QUÉBEC / JEAN LESAGE INTL QC (CYQB) (ELT)

A loud and clear emergency locator transmitter (ELT) signal was heard by a few aircraft flying at high altitude between 50 NM northeast (NE) and 100 NM NE of Quebec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB). Source unknown. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified. The signal was turned off at 0334Z.

June 13, 2019

Incident at QUÉBEC / JEAN LESAGE INTL QC (CYQB) (ELT)

Orizon Aviation reported hearing an emergency locator transmitter (ELT) signal on the ground at Quebec/Jean Lesage, QC (CYQB). Orizon Aviation verified that it was not one of its aircraft. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified. Source unknown. No impact on operations.

June 9, 2019

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

An A.L.M. Par Avion Inc. Cessna 172M (C-GNEA) from Saint-Mathieu-de-Beloeil, QC (CSB3) to Saint-Mathieu-de-Beloeil, QC (CSB3) went into information request (INREQ) phase at 0315Z. The pilot called at 0348Z to close the flight plan. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton and the area control centre (ACC) were notified.

June 11, 2019

Incident at LAC-À-LA-TORTUE QC (CSL3)

While its flight plan was being closed, a privately registered Cessna TU206G from Montreal/Les Cèdres, QC (CSS3) to Lac-à-la-Tortue, QC (CSL3) indicated that it had set off its emergency locator transmitter (ELT) for 15 to 30 seconds. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified.

Incident at DOLBEAU-ST-FÉLICIEN QC (CYDO)

Several aircraft flying at different altitudes in the Lac Saint-Jean area heard an emergency locator transmitter (ELT) signal. Source: a Fly On AG Services Air Tractor AT-502B (C-GSZR), which was on the ground at Saint-Félicien, QC (CYDO). The ELT was turned off at 2205Z. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified.

June 10, 2019

Incident at 15NM ST-JEAN QC VOR/DME (YJN) (ELT)

The loud and clear signal of an emergency locator transmitter (ELT) was heard between Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC (YJN) and Sherbrooke, QC (YSC), and between FL260 and FL310. Source unknown. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified.

Incident at 4648N / 07437W (ELT)

The loud and clear signal of an emergency locator transmitter (ELT) was heard between 4648N/07437W and 4637N/07505W at FL360. Source unknown. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified.

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

The loud and clear signal of an emergency locator transmitter (ELT) was heard at the Montreal area control centre (ACC) for 20 seconds. Source: A Bombardier Inc. Bombardier BD-700-1A10 (C-GAOF) in a Bombardier hangar. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified.

June 9, 2019

Incident at BROMONT QC (CZBM)

An Emergency Locator Transmitter (ELT) signal was reported Northeast of Bromont, QC (CZBM) for approximately 20 seconds. The Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton confirmed that a Legendair Inc. Boeing A75N1 (C-FGDS) had accidentally turned on the ELT while in the area. No impact on operations.

June 7, 2019

Accident at 32NM MONTRÉAL / PIERRE ELLIOTT TRUDEAU INTL QC (CYUL)

A privately registered Robinson R44, whose provenance and destination are unknown, crashed into the St. Lawrence River at Sainte-Barbe. No one was injured or killed. The extent of the damage is unknown. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton, Civil Aviation Contingency Operations Division (CACO), and the National Operations Centre (NOC) were notified.

Incident at 4617N / 07333W

The signal of an emergency locator transmitter (ELT) was heard from 0310Z to 1725Z. Source: a privately registered Cessna 172L on the ground at Saint-Jean-de-Matha. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified.

Incident at MONTRÉAL / ST-HUBERT QC (CYHU)

On the ground at Montreal/Saint-Hubert, QC (CYHU) an Aéroclub de Montreal Cessna 150M (C-FYQK) accidentally set off its emergency locator transmitter (ELT). The ELT was turned off at 1603Z. Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) Trenton was notified.

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