Incident at ST. CATHARINES / NIAGARA DISTRICT ON (CYSN)

Summary

1997-02-14: GNNM was seen passing through CYR518 at 2,200' ASL (reported by Niagara Helicopters pilot). GNNM was told by Buffalo approach to go around the restricted area or to climb to 3,500' ASL. GNNM choose to go around and never realized that they passed through the restricted zone. The pilot was informed of his mistake by St. Catharines Flight Service. While clearing cutoms, one of the passengers was smoking while leaning on the aircraft wing. Flight Service called customs to advise them of the wrong doing. Ops. Impact -- none.

Details


CADORS Number 1994O0285
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-06-05 - Unknown time
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYSN
Aerodrome Name ST. CATHARINES / NIAGARA DISTRICT ON (CYSN)
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Niagara Falls (CYR518)
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories ATM/CNS
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GNNM | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner ASTRO FLYING INC.
Operator Private
Make  Silhouette image of MOONEY
MOONEY
Model M20C
Year Built 1969
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Controlled airspace - unauthorized entry

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