Incident at Pitt Meadows, BC

Summary

1997-08-06: CDN 653 from Edmonton to Vancouver was forced to take evasive action to avoid a parachutist at 6000 ft above Pitt Meadows. The pilot of the drop aircraft (CGHCD) advised that all jumpers will be re-briefed concerning deployment altitude procedures.

Details


CADORS Number 1994P0284
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-07-30 - 00:30
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, Pitt Meadows, BC
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner
Operator CANADIAN AIRLINES INTERNATIONAL LTD./ LIGNES AERIENNES CANADIEN INTERNATIONAL LTEE (132) Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of BOEING
BOEING
Model 737
Year Built
Engine Type
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number CDN653
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Conflict - potential

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