Incident at Wabush, Labrador


1996-01-17: The pilot was given an IFR clearance from Wabush to Sept-Iles, P.Q. with a departure clearance from runway 01. The pilot incorrectly read back runway 19. The FSS specialist tried to correct the readback error but the pilot did not understand and departed runway 19. ATC advises that there was no loss of separation.Air1: Air2: Piper AztecAir3: Comfortair (COF) 922Occurrence: Deviation from IFR clearanceClass: FFCategory: 710 711


CADORS Number 1994A1224
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-12-21 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Wabush, Labrador
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Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
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Occurrence Type Incident
Operator CONFORTAIR INC. (6586)
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model PA23 250
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Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number COF922
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CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Cruise
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Alleged Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) infraction

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