Incident at St. Catherines


1997-02-14: A group of five persons was observed on the apron in front of the terminal building beside aircraft FYTE. A woman was observed to be smoking. Flight Service called the flying club to request someone go over to ask her to extinguish the cigarette, but a minute later, the smoker and one other got in the aircraft and taxied onto Bravo taxiway. Flight Service called the aircraft who was still in motion towards runway 06/24. Pilot's response to the initial call was their intentions. After giving the advisory, Flight Service informed the pilot of the requirement to call prior to entering the manoeuvering area, and that smoking on the apron was not permitted. Ops. Impact -- unknown.


CADORS Number 1994O0283
Occurrence Type Incident
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Occurred At 1994-06-05 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, St. Catherines
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Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FYTE | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of PIPER
Model PA-28-140
Year Built 1969
Engine Type Reciprocating
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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 Other operational incident

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