Incident at Vancouver


1996-02-07: While enroute Victoria to Vancouver ABL506 climbed from 3000'to 3400' in reponse to a TCAS warning. ABL506 had previously been advised of unknown VFR traffic at 2500'. It is beleived that this traffic may have caused the TCAS warning.


CADORS Number 1996P0051
Occurrence Type Incident
Reported By
Occurred At 1996-02-07 - 16:15
Day or Night?
Fatalities 0
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Aerodrome Name
Geographic Location British Columbia, Canada, North America, Pacific Region, Vancouver
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Reported By
Categories Airprox/TCAS alert/loss of separation/(near) midair collisions

Aircraft Details (1 aircraft)

Type Aeroplane
 Silhouette image of Aeroplane
Canadian Registration
Foreign Registration
Country of Registration
Occurrence Type Incident
Operator AIR BC LIMITED (1663)
Make  Silhouette image of DEHAVILLAND
Model DHC 8
Year Built
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Private No
Amateur Built No
Flight Number ABL506
Flight Rule
CARS Subpart
Phase of Flight Unknown
Damage Unknown
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Events TCAS alert

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