Incident at MOUNT WALLENSTIEN (ATM - other, ATM - NAVAIDS/radar)

Summary

1993-07-13: A COMMUNICATIONS CONTROL CARD AT THE MOUNT WALLENSTEIN RADAR FAILED CAUSING LOSS OF ALL LOCAL AREA RADAR INFORMATION (MOUNT WALLENSTIEN - SALMON ARM AREA) SENT TO THE VANCOUVER ACC. MANY DELAYS TO ARRIVING & DEPARTING TRAFFIC. AT THE TIME OF THE RADAR FAILURE THE ENDERBY TACAN WAS UNMONITORED. LOSS OF RADAR RETURNS NECESSITATED THAT PROCEDURAL SEPARATION STANDARDS BE EMPLOYED. THIS CAUSED I HOUR DELAY FROM & 45 MIN. DELAYS INTO VANCOUVER. TIME - 1330Z. ACTION - TAE TAT.

Details


CADORS Number 1993P0238
Occurrence Type Incident
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Occurred At 1993-07-13 - Unknown time
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Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, MOUNT WALLENSTIEN
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Categories ATM/CNS
Events ATM - other,ATM - NAVAIDS/radar


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