Incident at Halifax


1997-09-29: C-GONO, DHC-8, Air Nova MEI 101 enroute Moncton to Halifax on airway V313 at 17000 feet and ARN842 was Halifax to Moncton on V313 at 12000 feet. The required separations of 3 miles lateral and 1000 feet vertical was lost when MEI101 was cleared to descend to 10,000 feet. The aircraft passed on each others right with 2.3 miles lateral and 700 feet vertical separations. The incident occurred inside Halifax terminal airspace shortly after automatic hand off from Moncton. A fact finding board will be held.


CADORS Number 1994A0265
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-09-27 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Halifax
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Reported By
Categories Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FBWX | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
Model 727 25
Year Built 1966
Engine Type Turbo fan
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Private No
Amateur Built No
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CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Conflict - loss of separation

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