Incident at North Bay, ON


1997-11-21: North Bay tower received a report from a passenger on ONT275. The passenger reported that he heard a TCAS alert when the aircraft was eight minutes from landing. The passenger was in seat 11C and reported that he heard the command to "pull up" which was followed by the aircraft climbing rapidly. No reports were received from the pilots. No traffic conflictions were observed on the tower ramp DSE. Preliminary investigation determined the warning was from the GPWS and not the TCAS. Ops. Impact -- none.


CADORS Number 1994O0614
Occurrence Type Incident
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Occurred At 1994-11-22 - Unknown time
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Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, North Bay, ON
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Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
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Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR ONTARIO Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 8
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Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ONT275
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Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Public complaint

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