Incident at VICTORIA


1996-01-22: The Dash 8 departed Victoria using the "Mill Bay" SID, and was given radar vectors to 350 degrees and instructed to maintain 3,500'. Shortly after, the crew received a GPWS alert at 3,500'. This occurred at night in IMC; there was no conflicting traffic. The Minimum Vectoring Altitude for this area was 3,500'.


CADORS Number 1996P0046
Occurrence Type Incident
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Occurred At 1996-01-22 - 02:57
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Fatalities 0
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Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, VICTORIA
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Categories Other

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
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Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR BC LIMITED (1663)
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 8
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Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ABL526
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Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events Other operational incident

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