July 8, 1993

Incident at TORONTO (ATM - NAVAIDS/radar)

B767 VARIG AIRLINES VRG850 - CREW WAS GIVEN A HEADING OF 210 DEGREES TO INTERCEPT THE LOCALIZER FOR RWY 24L. ABOUT 2 MILES NORTH OF THE LOCALIZER, A/C TURNED LEFT TO A HEADING OF 180 DEGREES. CREW REPORTED A FALSE LOCALIZR CAPTURE. TIME - 1415Z. ACTION - PAX PAD PAE PAT TSB IKO-PIA.