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

Summary

1996-09-30: The Air Ontario aircraft (operating as ONT380) was on an IFR flight from London International Airport (CYXU) to Toronto (City Centre) Airport (CYTZ). ONT380 was approaching runway 26 (left hand) from the southwest when the flight crew received a TCAS alert with Resolution Advisory (RA) action. No aircraft were in the vicinity of ONT380. However, C-GQOR was towing a banner around the C.N. Tower at 1,500 feet in a clockwise direction. At the time of the resolution advisory, C-GQOR was westbound, south of the C.N. Tower (not essential traffic). The Captain of ONT380 said it was not C-GQOR. Ops. impact -- none.

Details


CADORS Number 1996O0434
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-09-30 - 16:40
Day or Night? Day-time
Fatalities 0
Injuries
Aerodrome ID CYTZ
Aerodrome Name TORONTO / BILLY BISHOP TORONTO CITY AIRPORT ON (CYTZ)
Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region,
TSB Occurrence Number
TSB Class of Investigation
AOR Number
Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions
Events TCAS alert


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