Incident at yellowknife, NWT


1997-08-19: NWT953, B737, Northwest Territorial Airways GWAI in circuit (righthand) Rwy 15. While on downwind, to facilitate departure of B737 off Rwy 33, tower instructed GWAI to do a 270 degree turn to the left to join on right base. Pilot acknowledged transmission but turned directly to the base with a right turn. B737 requested to do a partial right turn after take-off to ensure sufficient separation between aircraft.


CADORS Number 1994W0673
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1994-08-08 - 21:56
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Northwest Territories, Canada, North America, Prairie and Northern Region, yellowknife, NWT
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Reported By
Categories Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration GWAI | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator SPUR AVIATION LTD. (1026) Private
Make  Silhouette image of CESSNA
Model 150L
Year Built 1972
Engine Type Reciprocating
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Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
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Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Conflict - loss of separation

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