Incident at TORONTO / BILLY BISHOP TORONTO CITY AIRPORT ON (CYTZ)

Summary

1996-09-23: At 2101Z, C-GGNJ reported hearing an ELT transmission. Confirmed on ground portable but not received on main 121.5 panel transceiver. At 2105Z (test period over), ELT still sounding. Checked with Buttonville and Oshawa towers - not receiving it. Advised all flight schools and FBOs, shift manager at Toronto ACC. At 2107Z, DF bearing indicated 022-025 degrees, approximately. At 2120Z, Toronto Acc told about DF info. At 2138Z, Trenton RCC called - Hercules to overfly. 2145-2230Z, foot search with handheld detector - indecisive. 2248Z, RCU305 air search completed, landed CYTZ. 2345Z, ELT going off found in C-FWIE. No damage to aircraft. ELT turned off. Ops. Impact -- none.

Details


CADORS Number 1996O0416
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-09-19 - 21:01
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYTZ
Aerodrome Name TORONTO / BILLY BISHOP TORONTO CITY AIRPORT ON (CYTZ)
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Toronto (City Centre), Ontario
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other
Events



Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration FWIE | Flightaware (Registration) | Flightaware (Tracking) | AvHerald
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration Canada
Occurrence Type Incident
Owner ISLAND AIRLINK CORP.
Operator Commercial
Make  Silhouette image of MOONEY
MOONEY
Model M20C
Year Built 1967
Engine Type Reciprocating
Engine Make
Engine Model
Gear Type
Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Parked
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Other operational incident

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