Incident at Red Lake, Ontario (Other operational incident, Communication navigation surveillance/air traffic system, Communication error, Alleged Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) infraction, ATS operating irregularity)


1996-12-19: BLS317 (Bearskin BE99), Sioux Lookout to Red Lake. PAG80 (BE95), Dryden to Red Lake. BLS317 was number one to approach, was issued the approach and turned over to FSS (Thunder Bay). PAG80, number two, was issued a holding clearance and turned over to FSS. At 1435Z, the FSS reported that BLS317 was down and PAG80 was on the approach. When question, the pilot of PAG80 believed he had received an approach clearance from FSS. FSS did not issue one. TSB were advised. Ops. impact -- unknown.


CADORS Number 1996O0579
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By NAV CANADA
Occurred At 1996-12-18 - 14:35
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location Ontario, Canada, North America, Ontario Region, Red Lake, Ontario
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Reported By NAV CANADA
Categories Other,ATM/CNS
Events Other operational incident,Communication navigation surveillance/air traffic system,Communication error,Alleged Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) infraction,ATS operating irregularity

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