Incident at West of Saint John, NB


1996-11-19: Aircraft on a VFR flight from Digby, N.S. to Saint John, N.B. Tower approved special VFR for aircraft to enter control zone but pilot unable to make visual contact with airport and elected to proceed to Pennfield. Aircraft was observed on radar 19 nm north west of Saint John airport penetrating CYR 724. A "checkfire" was requested through Fredericton tower. Aircraft tracked 10 miles inside CYR 724 and landed Fredericton.


CADORS Number 1994A0131
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-05-30 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location New Brunswick, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, West of Saint John, NB
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By
Categories ATM/CNS

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner Private
Operator Private
Model PA-12
Year Built 1993
Engine Type Reciprocating
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Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Controlled airspace - unauthorized entry

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