Incident at Ottawa (MCIA), Ontario - 4 nm southwest


1995-09-23: ACA139 departed runway 25 climbing to 13,000' ASL. At approximately 4,000', a glider passed above ACA139 by approximately 400' in a hard right turn. Nothing was observed on radar prior to the incident; however, intermittent prime observed just after; therefore, no traffic was passed to ACA139 prior to the incident. Ops. Impact -- nil.


CADORS Number 1995O0470
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1995-09-23 - 20:53
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Ottawa (MCIA), Ontario - 4 nm southwest
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Categories Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR CANADA (5262)
Make  Silhouette image of AIRBUS
Model  Silhouette image of A320
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Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ACA139
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CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Conflict - IFR & VFR

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