Incident at OSHAWA (ATS operating irregularity, ATM - NAVAIDS/radar)

Summary

1998-02-16: E110 BANDEIRANTE SKG552. NEW NDB INSTALLED BUT NOT COMMISSIONED AT THE A/P USING SAME FREQ AS EXISTING ONE LOCATED 2.5 MILES FROM FIELD. TO TEST NEW NDB THE EXISTING ONE WAS SHUT DOWN & A NOTAM ISSUED. AN ATTEMPT WAS MADE TO ISSUE A NOTAM, BY THE SITE TECHNICIANS, THAT THE NEW NDB WAS TRANSMITTING BUT THE FSS REJECTED THE NOTAM. PROCESS BY WHICH TECH SERVICES & ATS (AT YYZ ACC) ARE NOTIFIED OF A NAVAID SHUTDOWN BROKE DOWN. NEITHER THE IFR CONTROLLER OR THE SUPERVISOR WERE AWARE OF THE TRUE STATUS. SKG522 LANDED VISUALLY, HAVING CANCELLED IFR BEFORE BEING CLRD FOR THE APPROACH. NIL OPS IMPACT. TIME = 1420Z. ACTION = PAX PAP PAD PAE PAT TSB.

Details


CADORS Number 1993O0036
Occurrence Type Incident
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Occurred At 1993-01-21 - Unknown time
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Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, OSHAWA
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Categories ATM/CNS
Events ATS operating irregularity,ATM - NAVAIDS/radar


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