Incident at North Bay ROCC (Communication navigation surveillance/air traffic system)


1996-03-26: All communications and radar data for the North Bay ROCC IFSS failed at 2048Z. The duty operators notified the appropriate centres and subsequently sent ADIS messages to the appropriate FSS and have NOTAMS issued for all sites. At 2115Z, it was determined that the Anik satellite was down for an unknown length of time. At 0310Z, all systems were back up and running. Advisories were issued to the same agencies as before and NOTAMS cancelled.


CADORS Number 1996O0112
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-03-26 - 20:48
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Aerodrome ID
Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, North Bay ROCC
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By
Categories ATM/CNS
Events Communication navigation surveillance/air traffic system

Leave a Comment