Incident at Wabush NFLD (ATS operating irregularity)


1997-03-18: ICN 1661 departed runway 01 at Wabush turning right with a restriction of climb from 5000ft to 16000ft on the 170 degree radial, not above 6000ft until 17DME. Departure time was 1820z. ASF722 estimating Wabush at 1830Z was descending to 6000ft restricted to the 198 radial. The above was done by a trainee and the monitoring controller did not note the error in the climb restriction which should have been not above 5000ft until 17DME and not " not above 6000ft". Aircraft passed at 12 miles from the VOR both level at 6000ft.


CADORS Number 1995A1029
Occurrence Type Incident
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Occurred At 1995-10-30 - 18:25
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Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, Wabush NFLD
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Categories ATM/CNS
Events ATS operating irregularity

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