Incident at J.A. DOUGLAS MCCURDY SYDNEY AIRPORT (ATS operating irregularity)

Summary

1997-10-15: Air Nova, ARN818, DHC-8 ARN 818, arriving from Halifax was cleared for a staight-in to runway ILS 07. While ARN was approximately 25 west, Sydney FSS received a clearance for ATL 455, who who was taxiing for runway 01. The clearance had a departure restriction "Do not depart until ARN is on or cancels IFR". There was a discussion between the FSS and the ACC about ARN 818 being allowed to circle for runway 01. FSS read back the clearance without the restriction and the error was not detected by the ACC controller. ATL departed 2045Z and ARN 818 landed at 2046Z.

Details


CADORS Number 1994A0285
Occurrence Type Incident
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Occurred At 1994-10-14 - Unknown time
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Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYQY
Aerodrome Name J.A. DOUGLAS MCCURDY SYDNEY AIRPORT
Geographic Location Nova Scotia, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Sydney Airport, NS
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Categories ATM/CNS
Events ATS operating irregularity


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