Incident at ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT) (Conflict - loss of separation, ATS operating irregularity)


1997-03-25: NWA51 (DC10) and FCAU (Canadian Airlines B767), were westbound on converging tracks under radar coverage. The controller failed to identify a confliction until the aircraft converged to within 3 miles when 5 miles radar separation was required. TSB case closed.


CADORS Number 1996A0224
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-02-20 - 17:18
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Aerodrome ID CYYT
Aerodrome Name ST. JOHN'S INTL NL (CYYT)
Geographic Location Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, North America, Atlantic Region, south west of St. John's Nfld
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TSB Class of Investigation
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Categories Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions,ATM/CNS
Events Conflict - loss of separation,ATS operating irregularity

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